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Creator:
John Singleton Copley, 1738–1815, American, active in Britain (from 1776)
Title:
Figure Study for the Painting of the Victory of Lord Duncan: Study for Sailor Bearing the Dutch Flag
Date:
undated
Medium:
Black and white chalk on moderately thick, moderately textured, blue wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 5/8 x 7 1/4 inches (27 x 18.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in graphite upper right encircled: "7117"; in graphite upper center: "J S Copley | Sketch for painting of Lord Duncan"; in graphite lower right monogram: "JL"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1076
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
Dutch | figures | flags | seamen | studies (visual works)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12692
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