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Creator:
Thomas Daniell, 1749–1840, British, active in India
William Daniell, 1769–1837, British
Formerly attributed to Samuel Davis, 1757–1819, British
Title:
East View of the Forts Jellali and Merani, Muskat
Date:
1793
Medium:
Watercolor, brown ink, black ink, and graphite on thick, moderately textured, light blue laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 x 18 1/4 inches (35.6 x 46.3 cm) and Image: 11 1/2 x 15 3/4 inches (29.2 x 40 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "East view of the Forts Jellali & Merani Muskat Arabia | June 1793"; in graphite, lower right: "S. DAVIS."; inscribed on back lower left: "J 31" [encircled]"; lower right: "67/2/1/75. | Samuel Davis | East View of the Forts Jellali | and Merani..."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.215
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | beach | boats | flags | forts | harbor | landscape | men | mountains | sailboats | shore (landform) | walls
Associated Places:
Fort Al Jalali | Fort Al-Mirani | Masqat | Masqat | Oman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8906
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