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Creator:
Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
Title:

The Little Cottager

Date:
1809
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 24 11/16 × 18 1/8 inches (62.7 × 46 cm), Plate: 22 × 16 inches (55.9 × 40.6 cm), and Image: 19 7/8 × 15 3/4 inches (50.5 × 40 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Paul Mellon Collector's mark, verso

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Thos. Gainsborough Esqr."; lettered, lower center: "THE LITTLE COTTAGER. | London, Published for the Proprietor July 22 1809"; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by C.Turner"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11612
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31246
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