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Creator:
Benjamin Marshall, 1768–1835, British
Title:

Portrait of a Sportsman, Possibly Richard Prince

Former Title(s):

Supposed Portrait of the Artist with Gun and Dogs

?Richard Prince, with Damon, the late Colonel Mellish's Pointer

Portrait of the Artist with a Gun and Dogs

Date:
between 1825 and 1826
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 40 x 34 inches (101.6 x 86.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in brown paint, lower right: "B. Marshall"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.20
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
breeches | death | dogs (animals) | Georgian | glove | hills | horse (animal) | hunt | hunter | man | portrait | rifle (artillery) | sporting art | sportsman | top hat
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:42135
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Judy Egerton, British Sporting and Animal Paintings 1655-1867: A Catalogue, The Paul Mellon Collection , Tate Publishing, London, 1978, pp. 204, no. 218, pl. 28 (color), ND1383 G7 B75 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Judy Egerton, Solitary Sportsmen: The Shooting Paintings of Ben Marshall, Country Life, Vol 158, July 24 1975, p. 191, S3 +C68 158:1 Serials (LC)

Aubrey Noakes, Ben Marshall, 1767-1835, F. Lewis, Publishers, Limited, Leigh-on-Sea, 1978, p. 50, cat. 181, NJ18 M3843 A12 N63 + (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 83 (v.1), no. 297, pl. 34, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 151 (v.1), no. 287, pl. 149, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

E. J. Rousuck, Ben Marshall : Observator of the Turf, p. 1, NJ18 M3843 +R68 (LC)

Malcolm Warner, The Paul Mellon Bequest : treasures of a lifetime, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2001, p. 59, N5247 M385 P28 2001 (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, pp. 35-6 (v.1), no. 129, pl. 34, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)


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