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Creator:
John Collet, ca. 1725–1780, British
Title:

Scene in a London Street

Former Title(s):

The Bath Fly

Date:
1770
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 37 1/2 x 49 inches (95.3 x 124.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in black paint, lower right: "J. Collet pinx | 1770"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.110
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
baskets | boxes (containers) | buildings | carriage | chimneys (architectural elements) | cityscape | cobblestone | dogs (animals) | genre subject | hats | man | men | signboard | storefronts | street | swords | weapons, edged | white (color) | woman | women
Associated Places:
England | Greater London | London | United Kingdom
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:621
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 54-55, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Patricia Crown, British comic art, 1730-1830, from the Yale Center for British Art, Museum of Art and Archaelogy, University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, 1988, pp. 11-12, 13, 18, NC1477 G63 C76 (YCBA)

Vic Gatrell, The first bohemians, life and art in London's golden age , Allen Lane, London, 2013, 9. 231, pl. 19, NX544.L6 G37 2013 (YCBA)


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