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Creator:
John Augustus Atkinson, 1775–1831, British
Title:

Bologna, View in the Strada Maggiore

Date:
1819
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and brown ink and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/2 × 11 1/8 inches (21.6 × 28.3 cm) and Image: 5 1/2 × 8 3/8 inches (14 × 21.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "To be ready for the first of June. | Man to look to the Man | in the Cart"; in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Bologna | Atkinson. engr. by Scott";inscribed on verso in graphite, upper right: "2"; in graphite lower right: "D469"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4915
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arches | cityscape | dogs (animals) | figures | Grand Tour | horses (animals) | men | women
Associated Places:
Bologna | Europe | Italy
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9220
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