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Creator:
George Sidney Shepherd, 1784–1862, British
Title:
The Times and Evening Mail Office
Date:
1811
Medium:
Watercolor and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 7/8 × 8 5/8 inches (17.5 × 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "The Times Evening Mail Office | original water color drawing | by G. Shepherd 1811 | Printing times Square [...] | The times first established Jan 1st 1788"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Signed in black ink, lower left: "G. Shepherd | 1811"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.215
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | birds | child | chimneys | cityscape | crest | dog (animal) | men | office building | relief | smoke | steeple | windows
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1858
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