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Creator:
Print made by James Bretherton, ca. 1730–1806, British
after Thomas Orde, 1746–1807, British
Title:

George Stubbs: A Sketch

Additional Title(s):

George Stubbs

A Sketch

Date:
undated
Medium:
Etching on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 7 5/8 x 5 9/16 inches (19.4 x 14.2 cm) and Image: 6 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches (17.2 x 13.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "GEORGE STUBBS"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Mt. Orde f"; lower center: "A Sketch | [horizontal line] Quae cum nitentes | Pingere equ! [horizontal line]"; lower right: "Bretherton"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12570
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | canvas | chair | coat | easel | horse (animal) | man | paint | paintbrush | painter | painting | painting (visual work) | palette | portrait | profile | sketch | waistcoat
Associated People:
Stubbs, George (1724–1806), painter, engraver, and anatomist
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:28467
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Michael Jaffe, Stubbs, a self portrait , Burlington Magazine, vol. 127, no. 983, February, 1985, pp. 85, 87, fig. 20, N1 B87 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Julia Marciari-Alexander, This other Eden, paintings from the Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1998, p. 210, ND1314.3 Y36 1998 (YCBA)


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