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Creator:
William Alexander, 1767–1816, British
Title:

A View of the Coast of China

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and pen and black ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/8 × 8 1/8 inches (13.6 × 20.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "D. 27885 HX"

collector's stamp of the Paul Mellon Collection, in blue ink, on back, center

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.5
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | buildings | coast | coastal fortifications | landscape | marine art | men | mountains | oars | sailboats
Associated Places:
Asia | China
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8924
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