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

"Sporting Discoveries, or the Miseries of Driving:" ...You Discover a New Way of Bringing Your Equipage into a Small Compass

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 5/16 inches (18.7 × 26.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "14"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "HRH 12-16"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.549
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
accident | carriage | crash | driver | driving | falling | genre subject | horseback riders | horseback riding | horses (animals) | men | people | whip | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46924
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