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

A Fair in the Country

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and red-brown, brown, and gray ink over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/8 x 9 5/16 inches (13.7 x 23.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in red ink, lower left: "LsD", (L.S. Deglatigny - Lugt 1768a); in graphite, verso, center: "The Cattle Fair"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "Hx"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.354
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bowls (tableware) | cattle | chairs | children | Containers | county | crowd | donkey | fair | genre subject | horse (animal) | men | outside | pigs | plates (dishes) | women
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5754
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Robert Colls, This sporting life : sport and liberty in England, 1760-1960, Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K., 2020, p. 373, GV706.35 .C65 2020 (LC) YCBA


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