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François Louis Thomas Francia, 1772–1839, French, active in Britain

The Pont de la Concorde and Tuileries Palace from the Cours la Reine

Former Title(s):

Pont de la Concorde from the Cours La Reine

Watercolor and brown ink and gouache over graphite on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Sheet: 6 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches (16.5 x 26.7 cm)

Signed and dated in black ink, lower left: "LFrancia | 1823"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Drawings & Watercolors
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arch bridge | architectural subject | barges (flat-bottomed watercraft) | birds | bridge (built work) | cityscape | dome | fishermen | fishing | flags | Grand Tour | men | palace | park (grounds) | river | riverbanks
Associated Places:
Cours-la-Reine | France | Palais des Tuileries | Paris | Pont de la Concorde | Seine | Ville de Paris, Départment de | Île-de-France
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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. 25, no. 82, N590.2 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Stephen Duffy, The discovery of Paris, watercolours by early nineteenth-century British artists , The Wallace Collection, London, London, 2013, p. 67, ND1928 D84 2013 (YCBA)

Patrick Noon, Crossing the Channel : British and French painting in the age of romanticism, Tate Publishing, London, p. 239, no. 143, ND467.5.R6 N66 2003 Oversize (YCBA)

Duncan Robinson, Acquisitions : The First Decade 1977 - 1986, , Burlington Magazine, vol. 128, October 1986, p. 25, no. 82, N1 B87 128:3 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

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