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Creator:
James Pollard, 1792–1867, British
Title:

The North Country Mails at The Peacock Inn, Islington

Date:
1815
Medium:
Pen and brown ink and graphite on beige, moderately thick, moderately textured, wove paper, mounted on beige, moderately thick, slightly textured, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/8 x 18 7/8 inches (28.3 x 47.9 cm) and Mount: 15 5/8 x 24 1/8 inches (39.7 x 61.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen with brown in, upper left: "Leeds Chester | Gladcow [Glasgow] Hollyhead & Chester | Manchester | Liverpool | Biermingham", inscribed in pen with brown ink, center, from Left to right: "LOVE CO W OHANDLER CHEESMONCER. TOOD. DEALER IN FOREI[?] SPIRITS AND WINES CHAPMAN YOUN[G?] | OIL AND ITALION WAREHOUSE"; inscribed in pen with brown ink, bottom center: "Jew Man with Oranges"; inscribed in pen with brown ink, lower left to right: "for a large Picture 8 feet by 5 feet | J Pollard's original design of the North Country Mails at the Peacock Inn, Islington, Exhibited at Somerset House...1815 and engraved-"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1101
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | baskets | bonnets (hats) | buildings | carriages | children | chimneys (architectural elements) | cityscapes | coaches (carriages) | coats | crowd | dog (animal) | donkey | doorways | drinking | drinking glasses | dust | galloping | harnesses | hats | horns | horses (animals) | inn | lampposts | luggage | mail advertising USE advertising+direct mail | men | oranges | reins | riding crop | rooftops | scarves (costume accessories) | signage | store fronts | wheels | whips (animal equipment) | windows | women
Associated Places:
England | Islington
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46191
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