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Creator William Bell Scott, 1811–1890, British
Title Ailsa Craig
Alternate Title(s) A View of Ailsa Craig and the Isle of Arran
Date 1860
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 12 13/16 x 19 1/4 inches (32.5 x 48.9 cm) Frame: 17 3/4 x 23 5/8 x 2 1/2 inches (45.1 x 60 x 6.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/
Marks/
Lettering
signed and dated
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1976.7.151
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1669226
Subject Terms boats | flora | flowers (plants) | geology | hills | island | landscape | light | mountains | path | reflection | science | sea | sheep
Place Represented Ailsa Craig | Clyde, Firth of | Scotland | South Ayrshire | United Kingdom
Publications

Julia Marciari-Alexander, This other Eden, paintings from the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1998, p. 160, no. 65, ND1314.3 Y36 1998 (YCBA)


Paul Mellon's Legacy, a passion for British art. [large print labels], Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2007, v. 1, N5220 M552 +P381 2007, Mellon Shelf (YCBA)


Malcolm Cormack, Seascapes : Yale Center for British Art., , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1977, no. 49, V 1909 (YCBA) , Vertical File


Moritz Wullen, Natur als Vision, Meisterwerke der Englischen Prèaraffaeliten, SMB-DuMont, Berlin, 2004, no. 4, ND467.5 P7 N37 2004 (YCBA)


Allen Staley, Pre-Raphaelite vision, truth to nature, Tate Publishing, London, 2004, p. 52, no. 20, ND467.5 P7 S73 2004 + (YCBA)


Christine Dixon, Turner to Monet, the triumph of landscape painting, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra Seattle, WA, 2008, pp. 27-8, 160-1, no. 56, ND1349.5 D59 2008 + (YCBA)


Diane Waggoner, The Pre-Raphaelite lens, British photography and painting, 1848-1875, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Farnham, Surrey [England], 2009, pp. 61, 91, pl. 47, N72 P5 W34 2010 + (YCBA)


Allen Staley, The Pre-Raphaelite Landscape, Clarendon Press, New Haven, 2001, pp. 122, 123, pl. 93, ND1354.5 S82 2001 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

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