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Creator:
Painted by Henry Walter, 1786–1849, British
Engraved by Henry Pyall, 1795–1833, British
Title:

Mail Coach Behind Time

Date:
1827
Medium:
Aquatint, hand-colored on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 13/16 x 20 3/16 inches (40.2 x 51.2 cm), Plate: 15 13/16 x 20 3/16 inches (40.2 x 51.2 cm), and Image: 14 7/16 x 19 3/4 inches (36.7 x 50.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "5088[...] 22"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "[...]"; inscribed in graphite, lower right on back: "20"; inscribed in graphite, lower left on back: "- 4325"

Watermark: "RUSE & TURNERS"

Lettered lower left below image: "Painted by H. Walter."; lettered lower center below image: "London. Published by Thos. Mc.Lean, 26, Haymarket. 1827."; lettered lower right below image: "Engraved by H. Pyall."; lettered lower center: "MAIL COACH BEHIND TIME."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1985.36.1170
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | bridles | bugle | carriage | coach (carriage) | dust | genre subject | harness | hats | landscape | road | speed | sporting art | time | trees | uniforms | wheels | whip
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21223
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Dudley Snelgrove, British Sporting and Animal Prints 1658-1874: A Catalogue, The Paul Mellon Collection , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1981, NE960.3 G7 B75 + Oversize (Mellon Shelf) (YCBA)


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