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

Female Dancer with a Tambourine

Additional Title(s):

The Dancer

Date:
between 1790 and 1795
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite with pen and gray ink and pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, wove paper, mounted on thick, moderately textured, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 11/16 x 8 11/16 inches (29.7 x 22.1 cm) and Mount: 12 1/16 x 9 inches (30.6 x 22.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, lower left: "TEL" (collectior's stamp- Lugt 242oa)); in red ink, lower right: "LsD" (collector's stamp- Louis Deglatigny (Lugt 1768a); in graphite, verso, center: "55"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.97
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
audience | bracelets | dancer | feather | female | genre subject | men | necklace | pearls | ribbons | tambourine
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5609
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A loan exhibition of English drawings and watercolours from the collection of Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon of Upperville, Virginia, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, 1964, cat. no. 28, N5247.M385 L62 (YCBA)

Patricia Phagan, Thomas Rowlandson, pleasures and pursuits in Georgian England , Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. London, 2011, pp.147, 159, no. 61, NJ18 R79 P53 2011 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, English drawings and watercolors, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, April 15 - June 20, 1965 , New Haven, 1965, cat. no. 28, NC228 Y34 (YCBA)


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