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Creator:
Henry Thomas Alken, 1785–1851, British
Title:
Drawing for "Specimens of Riding near London:" The Pleasure of Riding in Company. One Would Stop if the Other Could
Date:
between 1809 and 1823
Medium:
Graphite and red chalk on thin, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 3/4 × 9 1/8 inches (17.1 × 23.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "London | V"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.566
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
galloping | horseback riders | horseback riding | horses (animals) | men | reins | sporting art
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Greater London | London | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46934
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