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Creator:
Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British
Title:

Chess Players

Date:
undated
Medium:
Brown wash and graphite with pen and black ink and pen and gray ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 3/8 x 7 inches (11.1 x 17.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso, in graphite, lower left: "467 JL"; in graphite, lower right: "The Chess Players" | "T. Rowlindson"

Collector's mark: "TEL"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.65
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chairs | chess | games | genre subject | hats | men | players | sporting art | table
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5592
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