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Creator:
Edward Francis Burney, 1760–1848, British
Title:
View at Chelsea of the Annual Sculling Race for Doggett's Coat and Badge
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, gray ink, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 15/16 × 16 5/8 inches (27.8 × 42.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "View at Chelsea on the 1st of August"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "03443"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "9 78 | 36"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "E.F. Burney | View of Chelsea on the 1st of august | Race for Doggett's Coach & Badge | from an old portfolio of E. F. Burney's drawings"

Watermark: Whatman

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.695
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
badge | boats | bridge (built work) | buildings | coat | crowd | landscape | men | people | race (event) | sculling | sporting art | trees | wall | water | women
Associated Places:
Chelsea | England | Europe | Greater London | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47336
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