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Creator:
William Day, 1764–1807
Title:

Wooded Rocks by a Stream (Derbyshire?)

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, with pen, in brown ink, brown wash, gray wash, and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper, mounted on, thick, slightly textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 16 1/4 × 21 5/8 inches (41.3 × 54.9 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 13 11/16 × 19 inches (34.8 × 48.3 cm), and Sheet: 13 3/16 × 18 1/2 inches (33.5 × 47 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "44-"

Watermark: Fleur-de-lys (similar to Shorter 197; without J Whatman]

Signed, in pen, with gray ink, lower left: "W Day"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5774
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9484
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