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

Labourers at Rest

Date:
between 1790 and 1795
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and red-brown and blue ink, over graphite with pen and gray ink and wash line on border on medium, moderately textured, beige, laid paper, mounted on, medium, slightly textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 7/16 x 8 1/4 inches (13.8 x 21 cm) and Mount: 8 3/4 x 11 9/16 inches (22.2 x 29.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on mount, lower center: "Labourours at Rest"; in black ink, on mount, lower right: [Lugt 757a]

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.313
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basket | dog (animal) | genre subject | hats | labourers | men | tree | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5694
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