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Creator:
Rev. Lansdown Guilding, 1798–1831, British
Title:

View of the Great Eruption of Morne Soufriere, St. Vincent

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige card
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 1/2 × 16 inches (52.1 × 40.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in artist's hand in graphite, traced over in pen and brown ink: "View of the Great Eruption of Morne Soufriere in the Island of St. Vincent on the night of the 30th April 1812. From Datzell's/ The mountain bearing N.E. Del Revd.Lansdowne Guilding B.A".

Blind Stamp: Bristol paper with Crown

Signed in pen and brown ink on verso, lower right: "Lansdown Guilding. R.A."; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1928
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9890
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