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Patrick Nasmyth, 1787–1831
Edinburgh from the Braids
Materials & Techniques:
Oil on canvas
27 1/4 × 35 1/8 inches (69.2 × 89.2 cm)

Signed, lower left: "Patk [??]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
cathedral | city | cityscape | hills | landscape | view
Associated Places:
Edinburgh | Scotland | St Giles' Cathedral | United Kingdom
Not on view
IIIF Manifest:

Presences of Nature - British Landscape 1780-1830 (Yale Center for British Art, 1982-10-20 - 1983-02-27) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Painting in England 1700-1850 - From The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon (Yale University Art Gallery, 1965-04-15 - 1965-06-20) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Malcolm Cormack, Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 170-171, N590.2 A83 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Exhibition of Works by [ the ] Old Masters and by deceased masters of the British School including a collection of paintings by Albert Cuyp and of works by some English Landscape painters also . . . Winter Exhibition 34th Year, Royal Academy of Arts, 1903, p. 7, no. 11, Fiche B138 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Maurice Harold Grant, A chronological history of the old English landscape painters (in oil) from the XVIth century to the XIXth century, (describing more than 800 painters) , F. Lewis, Publishers, Limited, Leigh-on-Sea, UK, 1974, v. 7, p. 582, ND1354 G73 1971+ (YCBA) [YCBA]

Louis Hawes, Presences of Nature : British Landscape, 1780-1830, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1982, p. 164, no. IV.8, pl. 139, ND1354.4 H38 (YCBA) [YCBA]

James Nasmyth, James Nasmyth engineer : an autobiography, J. Murray, London, pp. 58-62, Ub66 N17 883n (LSF) [ORBIS]

Painting in England 1700-1850 : collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon : Exhibition at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, , 1,2, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 98 (v.1), no. 155, pl. 142, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 49 (v.1), no. 180, N5220.M45 R69 1964 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Sotheby's sale catalogue : Catalogue of eighteenth and nineteenth century drawings and paintings : 2 May 1962, Sotheby's, London, May 2, 1962, p. 19, Lot 96, Auction Catalogues (YCBA) [YCBA]

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon : [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965, , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 38 (v.1), no. 144, ND466 Y35 (YCBA) [YCBA]

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