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Creator:
Print made by Robert Sargent Austin, 1895–1973, British
Title:

The Blind Beggar of Tivoli

Date:
1923
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 11/16 x 6 5/8 inches (19.5 x 16.8 cm), Plate: 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches (12 x 12 cm), and Image: 4 7/16 x 4 1/2 inches (11.2 x 11.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "2nd state - 5 proofs."; lower right: "25 proofs."; lower right: "14/19/ 36 [...]"

Lettered, lower right: "AUSTIN"

Signed and dated in graphite, lower center: "-Robert Austin. 1923."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, The G. Allen Smith Collection, transfer from the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B1994.4.627
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
balconies | beggar | blind | button (fastener) | chair | cityscape | cross (object) | doorways | fence | genre subject | grass | hat | jacket | men | pocket | road | roofs | shingles | shirt | shoelaces | shoes | staff | street | trees | trousers | tweed | vest | wall | windows
Associated Places:
Europe | Italy | Lazio | Roma | Tivoli
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:35926
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