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Creator:
Richard Wilson RA, 1713/4–1782, British, active in Italy (1750–56)
Title:

Gulliver Bound by the Lilliputians

Additional Title(s):

Gulliver in Lilliput

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, rough, blue laid paper mounted on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 6 7/8 x 9 5/8 inches (17.5 x 24.4 cm) and Sheet: 5 1/8 × 7 7/8 inches (13 × 20 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center of contemporary mount: "Gulliver in Lilliput"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.806
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bridge (built work) | literary theme | people | spears | trees | water
Associated People:
Gulliver, Lemuel, fictional protagonist and narrator of 'Gulliver's Travels', a novel written by Jonathan Swift, first published in 1726
Lilliputians
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12662
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