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Creator:
John Vanderbank, 1694–1739, British
Title:
The Scholar Placed in His Seat Without Styrrops
Date:
1729
Medium:
Graphite and gray wash on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/16 × 14 1/2 inches (25.9 × 36.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "D.828"

Paull Mellon Collector's stamp on verso

Signed and dated in graphite, lower left: "JVanderbank Fecit 1728"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1315
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
columns (architectural elements) | figure study | horseback riders | horseback riding | horsemen | horses (animals) | men | riding school | scholar | sporting art | stirrups | tricorn hats
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: As a COVID-19 precaution, the Study Room is closed until further notice.
Exhibition History:
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Deconstructed: The NSLM Sporting Screen (National Sporting Library and Museum, 2019-04-12 - 2019-09-15)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47403
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