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

View of Monghyr, Bihar

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Sketch of an Animal's Legs and Branch

Date:
ca. 1788
Medium:
Gray wash with graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 x 28 1/2 inches (48.3 x 72.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, on back, lower left: "N. 37 Monghyr from the opposite side | of the River -"; in graphite, on back, lower left: "28"; on back, lower right: "28"; on back, lower right: "71"

watermarks: J Whatman and fleur-de-lis (similar to Shorter 197 and Heawood 415)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.157
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
buildings | figures | genre subject | hills | landscape | leisure | trees | umbrella
Associated Places:
Asia | Bihar | Bihar | Munger
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9205
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