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Creator James Seymour, 1702–1752, British
Title The Duke of Devonshire's Flying Childers
Alternate Title(s) Flying Childers with a Groom
Date 1742
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 40 x 50 inches (101.6 x 127 cm)
Inscription(s)/
Marks/
Lettering
Signed and dated, lower right: "[monogram] | 1742"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B2001.2.164
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1668539
Subject Terms animals | costume | duke | equestrian | horse (animal) | portrait | reins | rural | sporting art
Place Represented Devonshire | England | Europe | United Kingdom
Publications

J. H. Plumb, The pursuit of happiness : a view of life in Georgian England : an exhibition selected from the Paul Mellon collection, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1977, pp. 62, 128, no. 146, N6766 Y34 1977 (YCBA)


Malcolm Warner, The Paul Mellon Bequest, treasures of a lifetime, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2001, p. 77, N5247 M385 P28 2001 (YCBA)


Duncan Robinson, At home to sporting art : the Brick House, Essays of Friends of British Sporting Art, no. 33, The British Sporting Art Trust, Summer 1997, p. 4, N8250 .B751 (YCBA)


Duncan Robinson, At home to sporting art : the Brick House, Essays of Friends of British Sporting Art, no. 33, Friends of British Sporting Art, Summer 1997, p. 4, N8250 .B751 (YCBA)

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