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Creator:
Imitator of James Gillray, 1757–1815, British
Title:

The Reflection: Grotesque Fat man Looking in a Hand Mirror

Additional Title(s):

Female figure sketch

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brush with black ink; verso: black chalk on moderately thick, smooth, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/4 x 10 5/8in. (34.9 x 27cm) and Sheet: 13 3/4 × 10 5/8 inches (34.9 × 27 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brushed black ink, lower left: "James Gillray"

Collector's mark: Thomas E. Lowinsky (Lugt 2420a)

Signed in pen and black ink, lower right: "Gillray, Del."; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6036
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
fat | grotesque | hat | man | mirror
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10111
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