A View of St. Kitts Mountain taken from near the Old Fort called Londonderry

Caption and Copyright: This artwork is in the public domain.
Artist/Maker: William Hay (British, fl. 1790?)
Date: c. 1790?
Dimensions:
Composition: 8 in. × 11 1/2 in. (20.3 × 29.2 cm)
Sheet: 8 1/8 × 11 9/16 in. (20.6 × 29.4 cm)
Medium: Graphite and watercolor on paper
Credit Line: The Beinecke Lesser Antilles Collection of Hamilton College
Object number: 1971.8
Not on View
DescriptionLandscape with grazing animals in the foreground and mountains in the distance
Additional Details
Exhibition History 2007
Clinton, NY. Fred L. Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College. "Selections from the Permanent Collection: The Beinecke Collection," June 21-Sept. 16, 2007 (no catalog).

2005
Clinton, NY. Fred L. Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College. "Hamilton Collects, A Century of Curiosities: The Story of the Hamilton College Collection," September 29 - December 30, 2005 (unnumbered cat.).
SignatureUnsigned
InscribedInscribed at lower right in ink: 12/8 1/2; at lower right in pencil: WI 962 / mott / 8/25/45; verso center in ink: A View from St. Kitts Mountain taken from near the old fort called Londonberry. presented to Mrs. Crosse - by Wm Hay.
Published References Hough, Samuel J. and Penelope R.O. Hough, THE BEINECKE LESSER ANTILLES COLLECTION AT HAMILTON COLLEGE: A CATOLOGUE OF BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, PRINTS, MAPS, AND DRAWINGS (Trustees of Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, 1994), 332, catalogue no.P11.