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Creator:
Benjamin West, 1738–1820, American, active in Britain (from 1763)
Title:

The Connoisseur

Additional Title(s):

Verso: Rough Sketch of a Horse and Rider

Date:
undated
Medium:
Black chalk and graphite on thick, rough, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 3/4 × 19 inches (37.5 × 48.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Verso: Inscribed in graphite, upper left: " B[?] 2547 | Ti/-/- | 145 | 2"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6310
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bottle | cane | child | coat | connoisseur | dog (animal) | drawing | genre subject | men | spectacles
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15325
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