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

Il Parco degli Astroni - The Wooded Crater Bottom with Hunt in Progress

Date:
1783
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper, mounted on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 x 14 5/8 inches (26 x 37.1 cm) and Mount: 10 1/2 x 14 7/8 inches (26.7 x 37.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in pen and brown ink, center: "In the Astroni near Naples"; in graphite, center right: "by Cozens Jnr."; in graphite, lower right: "Napoli"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2424
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
clouds | dogs (animals) | hunters | landscape | mountains | trees
Associated Places:
Italy
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9191
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John Baskett, English drawings and watercolors, 1550-1850, in the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon , The Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 1972, p. 49, no. 64, NC228 B37+ (YCBA)

Mahonri Sharp Young, The Mellon Drawings at the Morgan, Apollo, vo. 95, no. 122, April, 1972, pp. 332, 334, fig. 7, N1 A54 + (YCBA) Another copy available in Vertical File - V 2330


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