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

A Black Leg Detected Secreting Cards (a Study)

Additional Title(s):

Getting His Nose Pulled

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 3 7/16 x 5 5/16 inches (8.7 x 13.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, right center: "35[7?9?]"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5123
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cards (recreational artifacts) | fighting | genre subject | men | study (visual work)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5761
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Vic Gatrell, The first bohemians, life and art in London's golden age , Allen Lane, London, 2013, pp. 333, 334, fig. 156, NX544.L6 G37 2013 (YCBA)


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