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Creator:
Attributed to Sir James Thornhill, 1675–1734, British
Title:
Allegory of the Power of Great Britain by Land, design for a decorative panel for George I's ceremonial coach
Date:
ca. 1718
Medium:
Oil on panel
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 18 x 21 inches (45.7 x 53.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.97
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
allegory | banner | ceremony | cherubs | coach | coat of arms | costume | crest | design | gold (color) | historical subject | land | lion | men | mythology | nude | panel (wood) | unicorn | women
Access:
Not on view
Publications:
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Jeremy Barker, Sir James Thornhill's painted coach panels in Dorset County Museum - in context, The Friends of Sherborne House, England, p. 14, V 2828

John Baskett, Painting in England: 1700-1850, the Collection of English paintings formed by Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon : on Exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Richmind, untik August 18th , Connoisseur, Vol. 153, June 1963, p. 102, N1 C75 + (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 193, no. 370a, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4938
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