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Creator:
Paul Sandby RA, 1731–1809, British
Title:

The Gypsy Fortune-Teller

Date:
ca. 1758
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite with pen and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/8 x 12 1/8 inches (24.4 x 30.8 cm) and Mount: 13 1/2 x 16 1/8 inches (34.3 x 41 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on mount in graphite, lower left: "5625"; in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Paul Sandby. R.A. delinit."; inscribed in blue chalk, verso, center right: "4784| wash not done; [nob] to be stuck on"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5950
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boat | building | children | genre subject | landscape | river | road | trees
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15079
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