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

London Cries: Last Dying Speech and Confession

Additional Title(s):

Last Dying Speech and Confession

Part Of:

Collective Title: Cries of London

Date:
ca. 1759
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on medium, cream, slightly textured wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 7/8 × 5 5/8 inches (17.5 × 14.3 cm) and Frame: 20 7/16 × 15 7/16 × 1 inches (51.9 × 39.2 × 2.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.225
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
confession | cries | dying | genre subject | hat | man | paper | speech | woman
Associated Places:
England | Europe | London | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12176
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Stephen Daniels, Paul Sandby, picturing Britain , Royal Academy of Arts, London, 2009, p. 139, cat. 42, NJ18 Sa56 P3 2009 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Vic Gatrell, The first bohemians, life and art in London's golden age , Allen Lane, London, 2013, pp. 276-77, fig. 125, NX544.L6 G37 2013 (YCBA)

John Mullan, His Picture was His Stage, TLS, the Times Literary Supplement, Issue no. 5425, March 23, 2007, pp. 18-19, Film S748 (SML) Also Available Online in TLS Archive


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