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Creator:
John Robert Cozens, 1752–1797, British
Title:

The Lake of Geneva from the Canton of Berne

Date:
1776
Medium:
Watercolor, gray wash, brown wash, graphite, and pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/2 x 14 inches (24.1 x 35.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, upper right: "6 2"; in pen and brown ink, upper left: "The Lake of Geneva from the Canton of Bern | August 18 1776"; in graphite, lower left: "(Pm 2158) | (65/9/14/4)"; in graphite, lower right: "COZENS, J R | Lake oF Geneva | 3 7 5 6"

Watermark: "C.T. & Son"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1105
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
Grand Tour | hills | lakes | landscape | mountains | trees
Associated Places:
Geneva, Lake of | Switzerland
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8877
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