<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Charles Hamilton Smith, 1776–1859, Belgian
Title:

The Bornou Race

Additional Title(s):

Bornou White Race of Africa

Part Of:

Collective Title: Original Sketches of Animals & etc.

Date:
ca. 1837
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, pen and gray ink and black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/16 × 6 5/16 inches (10.3 × 16 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Bournou White race of Africa"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, uppper right: "X."; inscribed in graphite, upper center: "37"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2216
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:35129
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.