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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Burford, ca. 1710–after 1774, British
after James Seymour, 1702–1752, British
Published by Laurie & Whittle, 1755?–1836, British
Title:
Making a Cast at a Fault
Date:
1794
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/8 x 15 7/8 inches (28.3 x 40.3 cm), Plate: 9 13/16 x 13 11/16 inches (24.9 x 34.8 cm), and Image: 9 1/4 x 13 11/16 inches (23.5 x 34.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper left: "Not at | sold Jan 24. 92 | cont 81 | [...]"; lower center: "#8"

Lettered, lower left: "Seymour Pinx,,t ~ ~ Making a Cast at a FAULT ~ ~ Les Chiens cerhcans a retrouver La Piste. ~ T. Burford Fecit~"; lower center: "Published 12. May, 1794 by LAURIE & WHITTLE. 53 Fleet Street, London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.843
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bushes | chasing | costume | dogs (animals) | field | fox hunting | horses (animals) | hunting | landscape | men | pond | riding boots | riding habit | saddles | smell | sporting art | trees | whips
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22534
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