A Sportsman Loading His Gun
- Graphite and red chalk on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 14 x 9 1/4in. (35.6 x 23.5cm) and Sheet: 14 1/8 × 9 1/4 inches (35.9 × 23.5 cm)
Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "George Morland Excudit"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "490"; inscribed on an old labl, in pen and brown ink: "from the Esdaile Collection"
Collector's mark: "W.B."; Paul Mellon collector's mark
Signed in pen and black ink, lower left: "[...] George Morland"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- coat | figure study | hat | rifle | sporting art | sportsman
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George Morland, 1763–1804, British, A Sportsman Loading His Gun, undated
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