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

A Tub Thumper

Additional Title(s):

An Election Speech

Date:
between 1817 and 1820
Medium:
Watercolor with pen and brown, red-brown and gray ink over graphite on medium, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches (31.8 x 23.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen in black ink, lower left: "Rowlandson 1811."

watermark: [1817]

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.109
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
barrel | bottle | caricature | crowd | election | genre subject | man | men | monk | pockets | rain | speech | tub | women
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6506
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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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