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Creator:
Sir John Everett Millais, 1829–1896, British
Title:

Awful Protection Against Midges

Date:
1853
Medium:
Pen and brown ink on medium, smooth, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/2 x 4 3/8 inches (16.5 x 11.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink lower left: "Awful protection against midges".

Signed and dated in pen and brown ink lower right in monogram: "JEM | 1853"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1996.9.2
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
children | genre subject | sketching | smoking (activity)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4889
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Timothy J. Barringer, Unto this last : two hundred years of John Ruskin, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, p. 165, cat. 24, NJ18.R895 .B37 2019 (LC) Oversize (YCBA)

Charlotte Gould, British art and the environment : changes, challenges, and responses since the Industrial Revolution, New York, p. 30, fig. 1.2, N8217.E28 B75 2022 (YCBA)


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