Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "23 | P14"; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper right: "23"
Watercolor, gouache, gum arabic on medium, slightly textured, beige, wove paper
Public Domain, Yale Center for British Art
image credit Yale Center for British Art
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Thomas Sully was an American artist based mainly in Philadelphia. He travelled to England on more than one occasion. This piece is from a sketchbook of 'Lessons in Landscape Painting' suggesting it may be an imaginary or derivative composition.