<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

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

Symptoms: of a Great One, of a Fine One, of a Queer One, of a Save All, of a View on Brighton Cliff, of Just Got Over a Gate,

Part Of:

Collective Title: Symptoms of Being Amused

Date:
between 1822 and 1827
Medium:
Graphite and red chalk on thin, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 3/16 × 9 1/8 inches (18.3 × 23.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "a great one"; upper center: "a fine one a queer one"; upper right: "a carful Ma[re?]"; center right: "of coming Down Hill"; lower left: "of having just got over a gate"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.570
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
carriage | chest | falling | genre subject | horseback riders | horseback riding | horses (animals) | men | portrait
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46938
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.