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Creator:
John White Abbott, 1763–1851, British
Title:

View from a Wood, Overlooking the River and Hills at Teignmouth, Devon

Date:
1810
Medium:
Gray wash, pen, gray ink, and black ink on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/4 × 10 5/8 inches (18.4 × 27 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on sheet attached to mount in pen and gray ink, lower center: "Teignmouth"; inscribed on verso in pen and ink, upper left: "Teignmouth July 12 - 1810"; in graphite, lower right: "145(6)"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5635
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boats | buildings | cliffs | hills | landscape | river | riverbanks | sailboats | shore (landform) | trees
Associated Places:
Devon | England | Europe | Teignmouth | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9987
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Malcolm Cormack, Oil on water, oil sketches by British watercolorists , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1986, pp. 14-15, fig. 2, ND467 C67 (YCBA)


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