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Creator Samuel Hieronymus Grimm, 1733–1794, Swiss
Title Departure from a French Inn: An Illustration for Sterne's Sentimental Journey
Date 1775
Medium Watercolor with black ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 5 5/16 × 7 3/8 inches (13.5 × 18.7 cm)
Inscribed upper left: "Poste Royale", Signed and dated in pen and black ink, lower right: "S.H. Grimm Fecit | 1775"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1977.14.5036
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms genre subject | signs
Place Represented France

William Hauptman, Samuel Hieronymus Grimm (1733-1794) : a very English Swiss, 5 Continents Editions, Milan, 2014, pp. 122-23, cat. no. 37, NJ18.G81 H38 2014 (YCBA)

Rotha Mary Clay, Samuel Hieronymus Grimm of Burgdorf in Switzerland With a foreword by His Excellency Monsieur Charles Rudolph Paravicini and a chapter contributed by Paul Girardin., Faber & Faber, London, 1941, between pp. 24 and 25, pl. 29, NJ18 G81 C53 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

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