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Creator:
Sir David Wilkie, 1785–1841, British
Title:

Chelsea Pensioners Receiving the Gazette Announcing the Battle of Waterloo

Date:
ca. 1819
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 10 1/2 x 17 inches (26.7 x 43.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in brown paint, lower left: "Wilkie"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.3.24
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
babies | battle | celebrating | children | cityscape | costume | gazette | genre subject | historical subject | horse (animal) | people | politics | signs | soldier | street | surprise | tankards | tavern
Associated Places:
Chelsea | England | Europe | Greater London | United Kingdom
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:183
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A Triad of Painters: Fuseli, Wilkie, and Cruikshank, Home Magazine, 8, T.S. Arthur Publisher, Philadelphia, August 1856, p. 108, Available Online via American Periodicals database Also available in hard copy: A89 L12846 (LSF)

Lindsay. Errington, Tribute to Wilkie from the National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh: National Galleries of Scotland, p. 65, fig. 50, NJ18 W665 E77 (YCBA)

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 73, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

John Morrison, Painting the Nation: Identity and Nationalism in Scottish Painting, 1800-1921, Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh, 2003, p.34-36, ND478.M67 2003 (YCBA)

David H. Solkin, Art on the Line : the Royal Academy Exhibitions at Somerset House 1780-1836, , Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2001, p.37, 69-71, N5054 A78 2001B (YCBA)

Lord Ronald Sutherland Gower, Sir David Wilkie, G.Bell, London, 1902, p. 46, NJ18 W665 G68 (YCBA)


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