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Creator:
George Hicks, 1824–1914, British
Title:

The Sinews of Old England

Date:
1857
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, gum arabic, and scraping out on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 29 1/2 × 20 7/8 inches (74.9 × 53 cm) and Frame: 43 x 33 1/2 x 3 3/4 inches (109.2 x 85.1 x 9.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in brown watercolor, lower left: "G.E.Hicks. 1857"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2003.14
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
baby | door | family | genre subject | girl | home | laborer | love | pickaxe | portrait | sinews | worker
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:53362
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Andrea Korda, Printing and painting the news in Victorian London : the Graphic and social realism, 1869-1891, Ashgate Publishing, Burlington, 2014, pp. 122-24, 174, 177, fig. 4.2, ND467.5.V52 K67 2014 (YCBA)


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