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Creator:
Henry Thomas Alken, 1785–1851, British
Title:

Symptoms: of How Do You Do, of I Should Not Have Known You, of My Lud, Of Easing a Patient, of a Loose Rein, of Wokey, of Tight in Hand

Part Of:

Collective Title: Symptoms of Being Amused

Date:
between 1818 and 1822
Medium:
Graphite and red chalk on medium, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 3/4 × 8 5/8 inches (17.1 × 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "of how do you do" of I should not have known you | of [bit?] from the [bench?]"; inscribed in graphite, verso, center left: "of a loose rein"; inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "of danger"; inscribed in graphite, verso, center right: "of tight in hand"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.421
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cane | crash | galloping | genre subject | hats | horseback riders | horseback riding | horses (animals) | meeting | men | patient | portrait | saw | sporting art | surgeon | surgery
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46858
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