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Creator:
George Moutard Woodward, ca. 1760–1809, British
Title:

'A Whistler!'

Additional Title(s):

Verso: subject traced

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and black ink, gray wash, brown wash and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 9/16 × 10 3/8 inches (21.7 × 26.4 cm) and Image: 7 1/2 × 9 3/4 inches (19.1 × 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen with black ink, upper center: "This is what I call travelling to music! --one continued wheeze | from Hyde Park corner to Hammersmith"; inscribed in pen with black ink, lower center: "A Whistler!!"

stamp on verso, lower left: "X"

Signed in pen with black ink, lower left: "Woodward Delin"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1380
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
caricature | horse (animal) | horseback riders | horseback riding | man | music
Associated Places:
City of Westminster | England | Europe | Greater London | Hammersmith | Hyde Park | London | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47395
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