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

Study for "The First Ear-Ring"

Additional Title(s):

Study for "The First Earring"

Date:
before 1834
Medium:
Watercolor with graphite and black chalk on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 1/2 x 14 3/8 inches (54.6 x 36.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "FAS | 12407 (encircled)"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.36.6
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
child | dress | earrings | genre subject | hands | study (visual work)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18367
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