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Creator:
Thomas Sibson, 1817–1844, British
Title:

The Love Match, No. 4

Date:
undated
Medium:
Black chalk on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 15/16 × 9 7/16 inches (30.3 × 24 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black chalk, lower center: "The "love Match." No 4."; inscribed in red chalk, lower center: ""Oh! Oh!- A pretty kettle of fish you have made of it- and this | is your Mother-in-law with her beggarly brats!-How do | you do Madam?- Woman are you not ashamed of yourself?"- | Eliza, my lofe-what mad thig is this youve got with you?"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Come my good creature, - take it coolly."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Transfer from the Yale University Library and the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.870
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:19518
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