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Creator:
Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British
Title:
Studies of George III and Statesmen
Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, with graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper, mounted on medium, smooth, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/16 x 6 3/16 inches (20.5 x 15.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, on pieces of rectangular paper that has been mounted on drawing, left to right, upper center to lower center: "Burke" | Kaunitz, George III, Lord Thurlow | Pitt, Fox"; In graphite on drawing, upper right: "Lord North"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "D26421"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.690
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
men | portrait | portraits | sketches | statesmen
Associated People:
George III (1738–1820), king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and king of Hanover
Fox, Charles James (1749–1806), politician
Pitt, William [known as Pitt the younger] (1759–1806), prime minister
North, Frederick, second earl of Guilford [known as Lord North] (1732–1792), prime minister
Thurlow, Edward, first Baron Thurlow (1731–1806), lord chancellor
Burke, Edmund (1729/30–1797), politician and author
Kaunitz, Wenzel Anton von [Prince (Fürst) von Kaunitz-Rietberg] (1711-1794), Austrian state chancellor
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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Thomas Rowlandson - Pleasures and Pursuits in Georgian England (Block Museum of Art, 2011-01-14 - 2011-03-13)

Thomas Rowlandson - Pleasures and Pursuits in Georgian England (Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, 2011-04-08 - 2011-06-12)

Publications:
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Linda Colley, Crown Pictorial : Art and the British Monarchy, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1990, p. 34, no. 81, N8219 K5 C76 1990 (YCBA)

Linda Colley, Crown Pictorial : Art and the British Monarchy : Exhibition Labels, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1990, p. 34, no. 81, N8219 K5 C761 1990 (YCBA)

Patricia Phagan, Thomas Rowlandson, pleasures and pursuits in Georgian England , Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. London, 2011, pp. 80-81, no. 15, NJ18 R79 P53 2011 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5638
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