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

Quarry House near Bletchingley, Surrey

Date:
1765
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and gray ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/4 × 15 inches (21 × 38.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, center: "Quarry House Septr. 29th, 1765"; in pen and black ink: "Quarry House near Blechingley Surrey | Septr. 29th. 1765."; in graphite, lower center: "B2735/ Francis Grose 1731-1791 | Inscribed above in the artists' hand | LCD"

Paul Mellon's collector's stamp

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5280
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
dog (animal) | fields | Gun | hills | houses | landscape
Associated Places:
Bletchingley | England | Surrey | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9885
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