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Creator:
Hubert-François Gravelot, 1699–1773, French, active in Britain (1733–45)
Title:

Design for a Medal: St. Andrew

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite, squared with insiced lines for transfer on medium, moderately textured, beige wove paper mounted on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper, with gold leaf, watercolor, pen in black and red ink, border lines
Dimensions:
Mount: 11 × 7 3/8 inches (27.9 × 18.7 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 2 5/8 x 2 1/2 inches (6.7 x 6.4 cm), and Sheet: 1 × 1 inches (2.5 × 2.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on mount in graphite, upper right: "6709 G Mellon"; inscribed in graphite, on verso; on mount, upper right: "68/12/20/69"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.451
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
design | figure (representation) | genre subject | male | medal
Associated People:
St. Andrew
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9940
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