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

Illustration to R.S. Surtees', "Jorrocks's Jaunts and Jollities": 'Lift me Up! Tie me in my Chair! Fill my Glass'

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite and watercolor on medium, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 1/16 × 6 9/16 inches (10.3 × 16.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper right: "page 558"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "HRM 10-30."

Signed in graphite, lower left: "H. Alken"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.527
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chairs | clock | door | drinking | drunk | falling | genre subject | interior | literary theme | men | mirror | paintings | statue | table | wine
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46909
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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)


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