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Creator:
Sir David Wilkie, 1785–1841, British
Title:

Captain Leigh and His Dragoman

Date:
1840 or 1841
Medium:
Watercolor with brown ink, gouache, black crayon, and gum arabic over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 1/2 × 12 5/8 inches (41.9 × 32.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in brown ink, lower left: "Wilkie"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1982.14
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
captain | costume | dragoman | fezes | figure study | finger rings | fur | hookah | military uniforms | pipes | smoking (activity) | swords | tassel
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:20320
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