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

Symptoms: of Can't Wait, of Come-to Ther Glass, of Blood & Bone-Going Against Time, of the Reduced List, of Out of Cash & a-Little in Debt at an Inn, of In cash-at an Inn

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: 7 1/2 × 8 15/16 inches (19.1 × 22.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper center: "the other | of come to ther Glass"; inscribed in graphite, verso, center left: "of Can't Wait"; inscribed in graphite, verso, center right: "of Blood & bone, ('holding', scratched out ) going against time"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.427
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bed | candles | genre subject | horse (animal) | horseback riders | horseback riding | men | people | skeleton | spear
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46864
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