The Love Match, No. 4
- Black chalk on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
- 11 15/16 × 9 7/16 inches (30.3 × 24 cm)
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
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Thomas Sibson, 1817–1844, British, The Love Match, No. 4, undated
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