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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1999.333
People
John Varley, British (London 1778 - 1842 London)
Title
Cottage near the Castle at York
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
1803
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/293991
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Watercolor and graphite on cream wove paper
Dimensions
226 x 344 cm (89 x 135 7/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Graphite, lower right: J. Varley
  • inscription: verso, black ink, upper edge, upside down: "Cottage: York: near the Castle. Study from Nature J. Varley 1803"
  • watermark: J WHATMAN 1801
Provenance
Mrs. Eric Schroeder, Milton, MA, gift to HUAM, 1999.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of the Estate of Margaret F. Schroeder
Accession Year
1999
Object Number
1999.333
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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