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Creator:
Capt. Francis Grose, 1731–1791, British
Title:

View of Ipswich, Suffolk

Date:
1765
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and black ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 7/8 x 14 1/16in. (20 x 35.7cm) and Sheet: 7 7/8 × 14 1/8 inches (20 × 35.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "View of Ipswich Suffolk August 19 1765"; inscribed on verso in pen and black ink, center: "View of Ipswich Suffolk | August 19th 1765."; in graphite, center left: "8916/ Francis Grose 1731-1791 | LCD"

Paul Mellon's collector's stamp

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5672
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
buildings | cityscape | river | town | tree | windmills
Associated Places:
England | Ipswich | Orwell | Suffolk | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9883
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