Portrait of a Boy
- Former Title(s):
- August 3, 1793
- Graphite and watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 9 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches (24.4 x 19.1 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Geo. Dance"; in graphite, lower left: "Aug st[in superscript] 3 d[in superscript] 1793."
Signed in graphite, lower right: "Geo. Dance"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- boy | portrait | seated | youth
- Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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A loan exhibition of English drawings and watercolours from the collection of Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon of Upperville, Virginia, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, 1964, cat. no. 8, N5247.M385 L62 (YCBA)
An exhibition of English drawings and water colors from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, February 18-April 1, 1962, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1962, pp. 10, 19, cat. no. 28, Pl. 28, NC228 U6 (YCBA) Copy 2 is on Mellon Shelf
Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, v.1: p. 204, no. 406, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)
Scott Wilcox, Line of beauty : British drawings and watercolors of the eighteenth century, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2001, p. 29, no. 14, NC228 W53 2001 (YCBA)
Yale University Art Gallery, English drawings and watercolors, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, April 15 - June 20, 1965 , New Haven, 1965, cat. no. 8, NC228 Y34 (YCBA)