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

Skating on the Serpentine

Additional Title(s):

Verso: The Last Supper

Date:
before 1790
Medium:
Pen and gray and black ink and wash over graphite; verso: pen and black ink on repaired section on medium, slightly textured, blued white, laid paper, mounted on moderately thick, slightly textured, light blue, laid paper.
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 7/8 x 14 7/16 inches (22.5 x 36.7 cm) and Mount: 12 5/16 x 17 5/8 inches (31.3 x 44.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

watermarks: [ ] TAYLOR

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.298
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
drinking | food | genre subject | men | skating | women
Associated Places:
City of Westminster | England | Europe | London | Serpentine River | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6455
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Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, v.1: p. 205, no. 414, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Patricia Phagan, Thomas Rowlandson, pleasures and pursuits in Georgian England , Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. London, 2011, pp. 125,128-29, no. 44, NJ18 R79 P53 2011 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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