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Creator:
unknown artist, ( English School ) nineteenth century
Title:
Too Late for the Meet, c. 1860: a Lady on horseback greeting a Man who is alighting from a gig
Date:
ca. 1860
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/8 × 10 3/4 inches (16.8 × 27.3 cm) and Frame: 12 3/4 × 16 3/4 × 3/16 inches (32.4 × 42.5 × 0.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: " Why Tom! what ever has happened. what | ever makes you so late? the hounds have thrown off at least three minutes ago!"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "Cuthb[y?] | W[...]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2014.5.55
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | carriage | genre subject | horse (animal) | horses (animals) | lady | road | sporting art | wagon
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:54359
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