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Creator:
Henry William Bunbury, 1750–1811, British
Title:

Entrance to Pidcock's Exhibition Tent at a Fair

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen, in brown ink, and graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/16 x 12 3/4in. (35.7 x 32.4cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen, with red ink upper center: "THE BARBAR"; inscribed in pen, with black ink, upper left: "WILD BEAST[Y]"; inscribed in pen with red ink, over graphite, upper right: "[OR] PIDCOCKS TREMENDOUS EXHIBITION [...] ANIMATED NA"; inscribed in pen, with orange ink, over graphite, upper left: | [OUTING] WHO WILL VIOLET YOUNG LADIES IN THE WOODS"; inscribed in pen, with red ink, upper left: "RENOUND ROYAL TYGER kep by TIPOO for his OWN PRIVATE RIDING"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1464
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12988
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