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Creator:
George Romney, 1734–1802, British
Title:

Major Thomas Pearson and the Brahman

Former Title(s):

Major Pierson and the Brahman

Two studies for ' An Officer conversing with a Brahmin'

Date:
undated
Medium:
Gray wash and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 7/8 x 6 1/2 inches (20 x 16.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper center: "958 Major Pierson and The Brahman"

Collector's mark: "G Romney"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Richardson Dilworth, Yale BA 1938, transfer from the Yale University Art Gallery
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.1
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figure study | gesture | hand | historical subject | kneeling | palm tree | pointing
Associated People:
Pearson , Thomas (1740–1781), East India Company Major
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5744
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Alex Kidson, George Romney : a complete catalogue of his paintings, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 2015, v. 2, p. 454, NJ18.R65 A12 +K54 2015 v.1-3 (YCBA)

Alex Kidson, George Romney, 1734-1802, National Portrait Gallery, London, 2002, p. 87, no. 34, NJ18 R65 K53 2002 (YCBA)


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