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Creator:
George Barret Jr., 1767–1842, British
Title:

Tivoli: Classical Composition

Date:
between 1820 and 1830
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite, touched with white gouache and scraping out on wove paper laid down on stretcher
Dimensions:
Sheet: 27 7/8 x 40 3/16in. (70.8 x 102.1cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on old label in pen and black ink, verso of stretcher: Tivoli - Classical Composition/ by G. Barrett/ lent by S.G. Holland; inscribed in pen and black ink on stretcher's sealing tape: June 261 1908, Christie's/ Stephen Holland Collection/ L 693 (Gooden); in black stencil on back of stretcher: EK 647; on old label on back of stretcher in pen and faded black ink: G. Barrett; defaced label on back of stretcher.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1984.24.1
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape | ruins | sheep | shepherd | temple
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9245
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Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977-1986, Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1986, p. 24, no. 70, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, p. 24, no. 70, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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