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Creator:
Samuel Davis, 1757–1819, British
Title:

Gateway of Poonaka [Puna Kha]

Date:
1783
Medium:
Pen, gray ink, gray wash, and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 x 19 1/8 inches (30.2 x 48.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in pen and brown ink, upper center: "Eus. [?] | Gateway of Ponaka"; in graphite, lower left: "J62" [encircled]; in graphite, lower right: "Samuel DAVIS 67/2/1/99"

Watermark: same as B1977.14.250, 241, 246, 245 (J Whatman) (Fleur-de-Lis) -- not in Heawood, Shorter or Churchill

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.239
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | architecture | gateway
Associated Places:
Asia | Druk-Yul | Punakha | Punakha
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9004
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