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Creator:
Print made by Matthew Dubourg, active 1786–1838, British
after James Pollard, 1792–1867, British
Published by Jonathan Watson, 1820–1847, British
Title:

Snipe Shooting

Date:
1822
Medium:
Aquatint and etching with hand coloring on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/16 x 20 13/16 inches (38.3 x 52.8 cm), Plate: 10 11/16 x 15 15/16 inches (27.1 x 40.5 cm), and Image: 8 9/16 x 14 1/16 inches (21.8 x 35.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "K. 8674/2 (2 encircled)"; on back, upper left: "Ma (underlined)"; on back, lower right: "4-K | J4752"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Pollard. delt."; lower center: "London. Published June 15. 1822 by J. Watson. 7 Vere Street. Bond Street. | SNIPE SHOOTING."; lower right: "Dubourg. sculpt."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1450
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | branches | breeches (trousers) | costume | cravats | creek | frozen | hunters | hunting | ice | landscape | riding boots | riding coats | river | snow | sporting art | sporting rifle | sportsmen | top hats | trees | winter
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:45206
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