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Creator:
Francis Wheatley, 1747–1801, British
Title:

Traveling Potter Outside a Cottage

Additional Title(s):

A Traveling Potter with His Wares outside a Cottage

Date:
1798
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite with gouache on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/4 x 19 1/8 inches (38.7 x 48.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in black ink, lower right: "F. Wheatley, delt. 1798"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4360
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
apron | baby | barrel | baskets | boat | bonnets (Scottish caps) | bricks | broom | children | chimneys (architectural elements) | church | cloth | clothes | clouds | cottage | cottage | cows | donkey | door | dresses | fence | foliage | genre subject | hills | oar | panes (architectural elements) | pot | potter | pottery | shed | shingles | shoes (footwear) | stockings | storage baskets | straw | trees | water | window
Associated Places:
Ireland
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:14184
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Joseph Farington, The diary of Joseph Farington, , Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1978, vol. 3, p. 904, NJ18 F2164 A3 1978 (YCBA)

Ron Radford, Island to empire : 300 years of British art, 1550-1850 : paintings, watercolours, drawings, sculptures from the collection of the Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 2005, p. 170, N3913.5 .R34 2005 (LC)+ Oversize (YCBA)

Scott Wilcox, British watercolors, drawings of the 18th and 19th centuries from the Yale Center for British Art , Hudson Hill Press, New York, 1985, no. 25, pl. 25, ND1928 W533 1985 (YCBA)


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