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Creator:
George Romney, 1734–1802, British
Title:

Prison Scene

Date:
between 1749 and 1802
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 4 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches (12.1 x 18.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "693"; lower center: "Nov 1793"; lower left: "693"

Collector's mark: "G Romney"; collector's mark: "George Romney"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Yale Art Gallery Collection, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Richardson Dilworth, B.A. 1938
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1979.12.227
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
correctional institution | genre subject | jail | prison
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6628
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Deanna Petherbridge, The primacy of drawing : histories and theories of practice, , Yale University Press, New Haven, 2010, p. 35, pl. 10, NC53 P48 2010 + (YCBA)


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