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Creator:
attributed to Hubert-François Gravelot, 1699–1773, French, active in Britain (1733–45)
formerly attributed to Paul Sandby RA, 1731–1809, British
Title:

Matrimonial Fisticuffs, with a Portrait of the Pugilist John Broughton, in the Background

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink and graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 3/4 x 4 5/8 inches (7 x 11.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in pen and black ink upper right: "Broughton | [...]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2631
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chair | door | fighting | fireplace | fist | genre subject | hats | husband | interior (space) | men | portrait | violence | wife | wigs | women | wristband
Associated People:
Broughton, John (c.1703–1789), pugilist
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10070
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