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Creator:
Peter Paillou the younger, active 1757–1831, British
Title:

Lumpsucker (Male)

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache on medium, slightly textured, cream vowe paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/8 × 21 1/2 inches (38.4 × 54.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper right: "4/73 | 2"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "D2343/ P. Paillou OP 1753-1778 | C1750-55 | L G W | Lumpsucker (wale) | Cyclopterus lumpus ([li...]) | P. Paillou was the father of the miniturist of that name. | Basil Long, British Miniaturists, Vol II p325 | I have seen drawings of this series by Paillou, dated 1753 o 1754 | L&G"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5481
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | fish | marines (visual works)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:14895
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