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Creator:
François Louis Thomas Francia, 1772–1839, French, active in Britain
after Thomas Girtin, 1775–1802, British
Title:
The Watermill Above the Bridge at Charenton
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige wove paper, pasted on thick, smooth, cream card
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/2 x 12 7/16 inches (14 x 31.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back of mount, center to center right: "Francia, F. L. T. (after Girtin, Thomas) | The Watermill above the bridge at Charenton"

Signed in black ink, lower center: "LFa"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.1068
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | barge | bridge (built work) | buildings | clouds | hills | landscape | water mill
Associated Places:
Charenton-le-Pont | Europe | France | Marne | Paris | Pont de Charenton-le-Pont | Val-de-Marne | Île-de-France
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9671
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