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

Review of Light Horse Volunteers on Wimbledon Common

Date:
1798
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and gray ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 13/16 x 16 5/16 inches (24.9 x 41.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in pen in yellow-brown ink, lower left: "Rowlandson"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.300
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
carriages | crowd | exercises | genre subject | horses (animals) | military, the | uniforms, military | volunteers
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Greater London | United Kingdom | Wimbledon
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6444
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John T. Hayes, Rowlandson : watercolours and drawings, Phaidon, London, 1972, pp. 36-37, 177, fig. 26, NJ18 R79 H39 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Simon Schama, Rowlandson in the Round, TLS, the Times Literary Supplement, Issue no. 3963, March 10, 1978, p. 282, Film S748 (SML) Also available Online in TLS Historical Archive (ORBIS)


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