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Sketchbook: Scotland and Wales, 1870s

 Item — Box: 2, Folder: 12
Call Number: MSS 6, Series I

Scope and Contents

Contains graphite and watercolor sketches documenting travels in Scotland, primarily. The subjects of Lady Pease’s work include waterfront views, scenes of rolling hills and vegetation, studies of local residents, and architectural features. Most of the sketches are completed in watercolor. Some pieces depict scenes from Falmouth, Wales, where the Peases had a home called Kerris Vean. Labeled scenes include: Loch Bulig, Mar Lodge, Cluny Lodge Braemar, Behind Lions Face Cluny, Lemorran Creek, Penlee Point & Newlyn, Hanging Stone Hulton Stream, and Ballater & Crathie.

Dates

  • 1870s

Creator

Physical Description

1 v. (20 leaves of drawings) ; 13 x 26 cm. Bound in contemporary dark green quarter morocco and green cloth.

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Part of the Yale Center for British Art, Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

Contact:
Department of Rare Books and Manuscripts
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P. O. Box 208280
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1080 Chapel Street
New Haven , CT 06510

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