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

Bovisand, near Plymouth

Date:
ca. 1813
Medium:
Watercolor with brown wash and gouache over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper, laid on contemporary mount made of thick, slightly textured, beige card
Dimensions:
Contemporary drawn border: 7 x 10 inches (17.8 x 25.4 cm) and Sheet: 6 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches (16.2 x 24.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on mount, lower left: "W. Daniell R A delt. | 1769-1839 | D-25193"; on mount, lower center: "Bovisand - near Plymouth - | Bovisand near Plymouth"; on mount, lower right: "Whidbey's House | Devon | W. Daniell R. A."

Unidentified collector's stamp, on back: horse or dog with banner below, containing the Latin phrase: "TENAX-IN-FIDE"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.223
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beach | buildings | hills | landscape | sailboats | ships | shore (landform) | trees
Associated Places:
Bovisand | Devon | England | Plymouth | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9228
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