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Creator:
Print made by John West Giles, active 1827–1865
after John West Giles, active 1827–1865
Title:

Mr. Jonas Webb, of Babraham, and his Three Rams

Former Title(s):

To the Rt. Hon. Lord Braybrooke...the print of Mr. Jonas Webb...and his Three Rams

Date:
1842
Medium:
Lithograph with hand coloring on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 3/4 x 23 1/4 inches (47.6 x 59.1 cm) and Image: 16 1/4 x 21 3/4 inches (41.3 x 55.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in graphite lower right: "C"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Lettered lower left: "Painted and Drawn in Lithotint by J.W.Giles"; lower center: "London: Published Feby.1842 by J.Moore Printseller to H.R.H. the Duke of Orleans at his Wholesale Picture Frame and Looking GlafsManufactory No.1 & 2, West St. Upper St. Martin's Lane | Clumber Liverpool Woburn | To The Rt. Honble. LORD BRAYBROOKE, President, | and the Members of the SAFFRON WALDEN AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY and Southdown Breeders generally, This Print of Mr. Jonas Webb, of Babraham and his Three Rams, | which gained the First Prizes at Liverpool 1841. | is, with permifsion, most respectfully Dedicated, by their obliged Servant, "; lower right: "Printed by C.Hullmandel"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1985.36.422
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
agronomy | animal art | chickens | ewe (animal) | farming | husbandry | obesity | rooster | science
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:44519
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Dudley Snelgrove, British Sporting and Animal Prints 1658-1874: A Catalogue, The Paul Mellon Collection , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1981, NE960.3 G7 B75 + Oversize (Mellon Shelf) (YCBA)


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