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Creator:
William Daniell, 1769–1837, British
Title:

View of Frocklan Island

Date:
1815
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/8 x 9 1/8 inches (16.8 x 23.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "+ an urn containing ashes + small coins | have always been found at the base of stones of this kind | their height is 7 or 8 feet-to 16 | found between Hay & Jura. looking South"

Signed in graphite, lower left: "WD"; dated on back, lower right: "22 June 1815"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.241
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beach | boats | figures | hills | island | landscape | mountains | path
Associated Places:
Argyll and Bute | Europe | Jura | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9098
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