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Creator:
Paul Sandby RA, 1731–1809, British
Title:

London Cries: "Turn your Copper into Silver Now before Your Eyes" (Title Page Design)

Additional Title(s):

London Cries: "Turn your Copper into Silver now before your Eyes" (title page design)

Part Of:

Collective Title: Cries of London

Date:
1760
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and gray and brown ink over graphite on medium, cream, slightly textured laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 3/4 x 6 1/8 inches (19.7 x 15.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed pen and brown ink, upper center: "Twelve LONDON Cries | done from the LIfe by| P Sandby 1759 | Part 3"; in pen and brown ink lower left: "Turn your Copper into Silver now Before your Eyes."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.202
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beggars | chair | chest | copper | cries | genre subject | man | silver | stool | street | whip | woman
Associated Places:
England | Europe | London | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12151
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