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

Landscape with River, Castle and Mountains

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From the Collection

Description

Inscribed in pen and black ink, verso, lower right: "Wm Gilpin V of Boldre"
Medium: Gray wash, graphite, pen and black ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Arthur Weyhe
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Image Credit

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From the Watercolour World

Location

British Isles

Medium

Tww Comment

Gilpin lived and worked in Britain and was an early proponent of the 'picturesque' aesthetic.