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Creator:
James Sowerby, 1756–1822, British
Title:

Bantam Cock and Farmpails

Additional Title(s):

Bantam Cock

Date:
1820
Medium:
Graphite on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/4 × 8 7/8 inches (38.7 × 22.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left:"Bantam Cock"; in brown ink center right: "Mr Sowerby's compliments to | Mr. Raushaw will thank him to | send the [...] Society's [...]"; on verso in graphite, lower right: "107"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "J. S. | 1820"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.99
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | chickens | pails
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18296
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