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Creator:
Henry William Bunbury, 1750–1811, British
Title:
Patience in a Punt
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, brown ink, gray ink, and graphite on moderately thick, rough, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/16 × 12 1/2 inches (20.5 × 31.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "D507 | H W Bunbury 1750-1811 | LGD | Patience in a Punt | Rowlandson made a coloured etching | based on this watercolor"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.694
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bird | boat | building | caricature | fishing | fishing rods | men | plants | punt | sporting art | trees | water
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)

Publications:
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Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, v.1: p. 205, no. 411, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

British Drawings and Water-Colours in an American Collection-, Illustrated London News, vol.240,no. 6403, April 21, 1962, p.627, Available Online: Illus.London News Hist. Archive

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47144
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