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

Ladies at Tea

Additional Title(s):

A Tea Party

Verso: Study of a Half-Seated Man (verso)

Date:
between 1790 and 1795
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and red-brown and brown ink, over graphite on medium, moderately textured, laid paper with gray wash line border mounted on medium, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 7 x 10 5/16 inches (17.8 x 26.2 cm) and Sheet: 5 7/8 x 9 1/16 inches (14.9 x 23 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen in dark gray ink, lower right: "Would you please to have another Cup of Tea"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.702
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chairs | dresses | fans (costume accessories) | feathers | food | genre subject | hats | man | man | servant | table (support furniture) | tea | tray
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5650
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