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Creator:
James Moore, 1762–1799, British
Title:
The Artist Sketching Mlle. de St. Legier as a Shepherdess
Date:
1787
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite with pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/2 × 10 inches (19.1 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "p50/11"

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "J.Moore | 1787"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1666
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
aristocrats | artist | bushes | cottage | crook, shepherd's | dresses | fountain | genre subject | hats | man | pastoral | pencil | plumes | portraiture | ribbons (costume accessories) | robes à l'anglaise | sheep | shepherdess | sketching | staff | tailcoat | trees | trough | water | waterfall | wigs | window | women
Associated People:
Moore, James (British painter, 1762-1799)
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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English Portrait Drawings & Miniatures (Yale Center for British Art, 1979-12-05 - 1980-02-17)

Pleasures and Pastimes (Yale Center for British Art, 1990-02-21 - 1990-04-29)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12868
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