<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Philippe-Jacques de Loutherbourg, 1740–1812, French, active in Britain (from 1771)
Title:

Smugglers

Date:
undated
Medium:
Brown wash and graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/4 × 12 inches (21 × 30.5 cm) and Sheet: 8 3/8 × 12 inches (21.3 × 30.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Fleur-de-lis (Heawood 1743); Paul Mellon collector's mark

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "P.I.De Loutherbourg"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5244
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
caricature | desert | genre subject | rowboat | thieves
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11542
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.