Deception Island, South Shetland Islands, Southern Ocean
Dated on verso in pen and brown ink, lower left: "1817". Inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, lower left: "Grisons | Beginning of [...] | looking to Glarish | Deep Blueish purple aerial tint | Sun behind it. fine glow | on the hills. Catching light | through the trees.".
Medium: Pen in black ink, black wash, gray wash, graphite, and white gouache
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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