The Via Nomentana

Richard Wilson1754

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art

  • Title: The Via Nomentana
  • Date Created: 1754
  • Location Created: Denbighshire
  • Physical Dimensions: w42.2 x h27.6 cm
  • Type: drawing
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1666294
  • Medium: Black and white chalk with stumping on medium, moderately textured, blue laid paper mounted on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper with a border of medium, moderately-textured wove paper with purple wash
  • Subject: travelers, bridge, road, landscape
  • Location: Not on View
  • Inscription: Signed and Dated: Signed and dated in graphite, on mount, lower left: "R. Wilson f. Romae, 1754"
  • Inscription: Inscribed in brown ink, bottom center: "The Via Nomentana."; in black chalk, lower right: "No. 18"; in graphite, verso, upper left: "7402"
  • Artist: Richard Wilson