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Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British

Covent Garden Market

between 1795 and 1810
Watercolor with pen and red-brown and brown ink, and graphite, with pen and gray line and gray wash on border; verso: watercolor blots and pen and ink lines on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Sheet: 6 3/16 x 9 9/16 inches (15.7 x 24.3 cm) and Mount: 8 1/4 x 11 5/8 inches (21 x 29.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Drawings & Watercolors
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
baskets | buildings | bushes | children | crowd | dog (animal) | elderly | genre subject | hats | market (event) | men | parasols | plants | pots | shops | signs, identification | stands (mercantile structures) | trellis | weather vanes | women | youth
Associated Places:
Covent Garden | England | Europe | Greater London | London | United Kingdom
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British Art at Yale, Apollo, v.105, no. 182, April 1977, p. 281, fig. 10, N5220 M552 A7 1977 OVERSIZE (YCBA) Published as April 1977 issue of Apollo; all of the articles may also be found in bound Apollo Volume [N1 A54 105:2 +]

The Cunning Eye of Thomas Rowlandson, Apollo, vol.105, no. 182, April 1977, p. 281, fig. 10, N1 A54 05:2 + (YCBA) Also available: N5220 M552 A7 1977 + (YCBA)

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