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Creator:
Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British
Title:
An Elderly Buck walking with a Lady
Date:
between 1810 and 1820
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite with pen and red-brown ink and pen and gray ink on medium, moderately textured, light blue, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 5/8 x 5 3/4 inches (16.8 x 14.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

watermarks: partially visible mark of the Britannia type. See Churchill no. 233 and Heawood, pl. 34.

Inscribed in black ink, verso, lower center: "["E or F?]" (bottom part cut off)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.303
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
dress (costume) | elderly | genre subject | hat | lady | man | walking
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Publications:
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Aileen Ribeiro, The art of dress, fashion in England and France 1750 to 1820 , Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1995, p. 103, pl. 108, GT736 R53 1995 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, v.1: p. 205, no. 422, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6435
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