image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art
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Bristol Hot Wells

ca.1773

John Robert Cozens

From the collection

Title

Bristol Hot Wells

Date

ca.1773

Description

Inscribed in artist\'s hand in pen and brown ink upper right: "Bristol | Hot Wells."; in pen and brown ink upper left: "1 Sun misty But ye body of it very bright | 2 very Tend.r from ye Sun | 3 ye edges of ye hills faintly mark\'d all in mist Pretty warm but greyish | 4 green field in ye sun | Tend.r Grey upon it"; Inscribed on back in graphite lower right: "<B 1979. 29. 1> | IR 337/1"
Medium: Pen and brown ink on thin, smooth, cream laid paper, mounted on medium, rough, beige wove paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Location

Hotwells, Bristol, England

Country

Continent

Location Accuracy

Pinpoint

Credits

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