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Creator:
Isaac Cruikshank, 1756–1810, British
Title:
The Cuckold Departs for the Hunt
Date:
ca. 1800
Medium:
Pen, in black ink, with watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 13/16 × 8 15/16 inches (17.3 × 22.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "F35"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Each mortal who Fav'rite pleasure pursued | much sport to you my love"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "1217"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.769
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
adultery | bed | genre subject | hunt | men | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Noble Exercise - The Sporting Ideal in Eighteenth-Century British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 1982-07-14 - 1982-09-19)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46952
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