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Creator:
Walter Parry Hodges, 1760–1845
Title:

The Quorn Hunt: Tally-Ho and Away!

Date:
1832
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, and white gouache on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 13/16 × 20 3/16 inches (32.5 × 51.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen, with brown ink, verso, lower center: "Tally ho cries a Country man in a Tree at a [?] Pasture. He is gone exclaims Lord [?] [?] Hounds cries Sr. Harry, | Goodriche Give them time exclaims Mr. Johyn [?], that is right says Mr. [?] spoil your own sport as usual, going | along [?] Mr. [?] there are [?] [?] of Hounds on the '?] that is your [?] says Billy, [?] coming up at | the rate of thirty miles an hour on [?] with a label on his back she kicks. --She [?] [?] [?] [?] | March 1832."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.891
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47298
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