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Creator:
Michael "Angelo" Rooker, 1746–1801, British
Title:

Design for the Haymarket Theatre: "The Battle of Hexham", by Colman the Younger

Date:
1789
Medium:
Watercolor and gray ink over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Contemporary drawn border: 14 x 18 5/8 inches (35.6 x 47.3 cm) and Sheet: 10 x 14 1/8 inches (25.4 x 35.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in gray ink, lower left: "MR Ino: 1789"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.464
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
battle | Battle of Hexham | flags | genre subject | landscape | mountain | play | scenery | tents | theater (discipline) | theater design | wagons
Associated Places:
City of Westminster | England | Greater London | London | Theatre Royal Haymarket | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:2105
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