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Creator:
Hon. Henrietta Anne Fortescue, ca. 1765–1841, British
Title:

Near the Scuola de Virgilio

Date:
1817
Medium:
Pen, brown ink, and graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 15 inches (27.3 × 38.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Near the Scuola di Virgili. Naples. HAFortescue March 18th | 1817"; inscribed on back in pen and brown ink, upper right: "The Hermitage of Gagliagli | Naples March 18th: 1817"

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink, lower right: "HAFortescue March 18th | 1817"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1515
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arch | landscape | river | rocks (landforms) | sailboat
Associated Places:
Campania | Europe | Italy | Naples | Napoli
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9609
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