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Creator:
James Northcote, 1746–1831, British
Title:
Study for Burying the Royal Children
Date:
ca. 1790
Medium:
Oil on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 x 11 1/4 inches (43.2 x 28.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in red chalk, upper left: "No. 13 | [...] "

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.5.4
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
burial | children | dead | hands | literary theme | men | princes | Richard III, play by William Shakespeare | royal | spikes | stairs | towers
Associated People:
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.
Exhibition History:
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Painters and Engraving - The Reproductive Print from Hogarth to Wilkie (Yale Center for British Art, 1980-03-26 - 1980-06-22)

Shakespeare and British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 1981-04-23 - 1981-07-05)

Picture Talking: James Northcote and the Fables (Yale Center for British Art, 2014-10-02 - 2014-12-14)

Publications:
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Mark (Andrew Mark), Ledbury, James Northcote, history painting, and the Fables, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2014, pp. 722-73, fig. 64, NJ18.N79 L43 2014 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11200
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