<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Francis Wheatley, 1747–1801, British
Title:

Night

Date:
1799
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 17 1/2 x 21 1/2 inches (44.5 x 54.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower left: "J. Whestley pin[x] 1[7]9[9]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.121
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
bellows | boy | cat (domestic cat) | chairs | children | costume | cottage | crib | dog (animal) | fireplace | genre subject | girl | infant | interior | moon | night | pans (containers) | peasants | pots | sleeping | stool | table | vase | window | women
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:458
Export:
XML

Christie's sale catalogue : Catalogue of modern pictures and drawings : February 8, 1946, Christie's, London, February 8, 1946, p. 7, Lot . 67, Fiche B51 (YCBA)

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 246-247, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Jane Fenlon, Irish Fine Art in the Early Modern Period : New Perspectives on Artistic Practice, 1620 - 1820, Newbridge, Country Kildare, Ireland, 2016, p. 161, fig. 06.03, N6787 I75 2016 (YCBA)

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 72, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 141 (v.1), no. 269, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Royal Academy of Arts, Exhibition Catalogue. 1801. 33d., Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts, no. 33, B. McMillan, London, 1801, p. 7, no. 90, N5054 A53 29-49 (YCBA)


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.