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

Horses and a Cart at a Sandpit

Additional Title(s):

Loading Sand

Date:
between 1785 and 1790
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and gray and black ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 15/16 x 13 7/16 inches (27.8 x 34.1 cm) and Mount: 13 3/4 x 16 3/8 inches (34.9 x 41.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Rowlandson"

watermark: Strasburg Lily (Churchill no. 416)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.144
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bushes | cart | genre subject | landscape | men | sand | sand pits | shovel | workers
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5622
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