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

"Sporting Discoveries, or the Miseries of Driving:" ... Up and Down, or the Endeavor to Discover Which Way Your Horse is Inclined to Come Down, Backwards or Forwards

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, with pen, in brown ink and black ink, over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 3/8 × 10 3/8 inches (18.7 × 26.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right, "26 | HRH 12 - 16A"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.548
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
carriage | driving | fence | genre subject | hat | horse (animal) | man | trees | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46923
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