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Creator:
C. Blake, active 1825–1826
Title:

"The Poacher's Progress:" Poachers Scuffling with the Constables in the Skittle Ground

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite, watercolor, and varnish on thick, moderately textured, brown, wood pulp paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 11/16 × 17 5/8 inches (32.2 × 44.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "58 | 57"; inscribed in blue crayon, verso, center: "III"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.668
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
constables | dogs (animals) | fences | fighting | hats | hunting | men | sporting art | structures | trees
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47333
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Robert Colls, This sporting life : sport and liberty in England, 1760-1960, Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K., 2020, p. 372, GV706.35 .C65 2020 (LC) YCBA

Dudley Snelgrove, British Sporting and Animal Prints 1658-1874: A Catalogue, The Paul Mellon Collection , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1981, NE960.3 G7 B75 + Oversize (Mellon Shelf) (YCBA)


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