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Creator:
John Scarlett Davis, 1804–1845, British
Title:

The Tomb of Van Balen, Antwerp, September 7, 1832

Date:
1832
Medium:
Graphite and watercolor on medium, slightly textured, pale orange wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5/8 x 7 3/4 inches (1.6 x 19.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Tomb of | Van Balen"; in graphite, center (part of composition): "Christo Resurgentitacr [?] | INTLEGRAVITE VIRO | PICTORI | EXIMIO | HENRICO VAN BALEN"; inscribed on back in graphite, lower right: "Scarlett Davis"; in graphite, center: "The [...] to be [...]"

Collector's: On verso, collector's stamp (Lugt 1405a): Sir Bruce S. Ingram (b. 1877) http://www.marquesdecollections.fr/detail.cfm/marque/7679/total/1

Signed and dated in graphite, center right: "J Scarlett Davis | Antwert Sept 7th | 1832"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1134
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | architecture | frame (furnishing) | painting (visual work) | religious | tomb | tourism
Associated Places:
Antwerp | Antwerpen | België | Europe | Vlaanderen
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9409
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Peter Funnell, John Scarlett Davis : The Interior of the British Institution Gallery, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1984, pp. [ 6 ], [ 7 ], cat. no. 4, V 0103 (YCBA)


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