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Creator:
Charles Hamilton Smith, 1776–1859, Belgian
Title:
Asinus Hippagrus The Yo-To-Tze
Date:
ca. 1837
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and brown ink and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/8 × 6 3/8 inches (10.5 × 16.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "Equus Decupsatus | yo-to-tze? of China.; inscribed in pen and brown ink, upper right: "engraved"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "from life"

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "chs", not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2214
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:35127
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