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Creator:
Henry Thomas Alken, 1785–1851, British
Title:
"Sporting Notions:" 'Hav'nt You a Notion That Tthis is the Best Mode of Monveyance Over a brook? and I Think by the Look of the Fellow he Never Had Any Thing so Neat in His Thing-a-My Before'
Date:
between 1831 and 1832
Medium:
Graphite with red chalk and white gouache on thin, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/2 × 8 5/16 inches (16.5 × 21.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.474
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boat | brook | field | galloping | horseback riders | horseback riding | horses (animals) | men | plants | pole | riverbank | sporting art | tree | water
Access:
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Publications:
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Dudley Snelgrove, British Sporting and Animal Prints 1658-1874: A Catalogue, The Paul Mellon Collection , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1981, NE960.3 G7 B75 + Oversize (Mellon Shelf) (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46899
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