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Creator:
Horace Hone, 1756–1825, British
Title:

A Young Boy

Date:
1806
Medium:
Gouache and watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
Image: 2 7/8 x 2 1/4 inches (7.3 x 5.7 cm) and Frame: 4 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 5/8 inches (10.5 x 8.9 x 1.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on paper backing in graphite: "Son of Captain Nelley | [...] Ben[..] | 1806"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.2.52
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors-Miniatures
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boy | child | portrait
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11604
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Mark Evans, Renaissance Watercolours, V&A Publishing, London, p. 193, fig. 165, ND1925 .E93 2020 (YCBA)


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