Illustration to R.S. Surtees', "Jorrocks's Jaunts and Jollities": 'Mr. Jorrocks's Surprize on Seeing the Paris Diligence, "My Vig, Here's Wombwell's Wildbeast show" '
- Graphite and watercolor on medium, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
- Sheet: 4 1/16 × 6 9/16 inches (10.3 × 16.7 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper right: "240"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lowewr left: "HRM. 10-30A"
Signed in graphite, lower left: "H. Alken"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- birds | carriage | chimneys | crowd | driver | driving | genre subject | horseback riders | horseback riding | horses (animals) | houses | literary theme | luggage | men | road | tower | town | whip | windmill | women
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Henry Thomas Alken, 1785–1851, British, Illustration to R.S. Surtees', "Jorrocks's Jaunts and Jollities": 'Mr. Jorrocks's Surprize on Seeing the Paris Diligence, "My Vig, Here's Wombwell's Wildbeast show" ', undated
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