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Francis Sartorius, 1734–1804, British, `Sketches of Mares and Foals' - an illustrated letter addressed to J. S. Barry, Esq., and dated Aug. 11, 1800, 1800
`Sketches of Mares and Foals' - an illustrated letter addressed to J. S. Barry, Esq., and dated Aug. 11, 1800
- Pen and black ink on thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 15 5/16 x 12 1/2in. (38.9 x 31.8cm), Sheet: 15 3/4 × 12 5/8 inches (40 × 32.1 cm)
Inscribed in pen and black ink: "Sir--I beg pardon for sending such a Dirty piece of paper your goodness I [...] will excuse it. [continued]"
Signed and dated in pen and black ink: "Francis Sartorius | Belmont, Aug. 11, 1800"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- animal art
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