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

Turbaned Cavalryman, Right Arm with Curved Sword Upraised

Date:
betwwen 1827 and 1851
Medium:
Graphite on medium, smooth, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/16 × 4 13/16 inches (16 × 12.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "2[1 or 2?] | 2"; inscribed in graphite, verso, center right:"28"

Watermark: J Whatman | 1827

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.440
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cavalry | genre subject | horse (animal) | horseback riders | horseback riding | man | military art | sporting art | sword | turban
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46870
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