The Cossack, Gregory Yelloserf, July 1814
- Graphite and watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper mounted on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 14 3/4 x 10 inches (37.5 x 25.4 cm) and Mount: 15 × 10 inches (38.1 × 25.4 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "JWD. RA"; lower right: "Cossack | Gregory Yellowserff | Arrtermam Tova Pollcar | King St Barracks | July 1814"; in black ink, verso, center: "This must have been one of | the Russians who visited | England with Tsar Alexander; | he landed at Dover upon | June 6th 1814-. T. E. Lowinsky"; in brown ink, verso, lower right: "[...]"
Collector's mark:T.E. Lowinsky owner's stamp "TEL"
Signed in graphite, lower left: "JWD. RA"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- portrait | soldier
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James Ward, 1769–1859, British, The Cossack, Gregory Yelloserf, July 1814, 1814
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