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Creator:
Francis Cotes RA, 1726–1770, British
Title:
Charles Collyer as a Boy, with a Cricket Bat
Date:
1766
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 35 3/4 x 27 3/4 inches (90.8 x 70.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower left: "[monogram]FCotes px.t 1766"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.166
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
bat | black | boy | child | cricket | green (color) | hat | leisure | portrait | sports | vest
Associated People:
Collyer, Charles (1755–1830), second son of Daniel Collyer of London and Wroxham, Norfolk, and his wife, Anne Leeds
Access:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
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The Pursuit of Happiness - A View of Life in Georgian England (Yale Center for British Art, 1977-04-19 - 1977-09-18)

Pleasures and Pastimes (Yale Center for British Art, 1990-02-21 - 1990-04-29)

Publications:
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Judy Egerton, British Sporting and Animal Paintings 1655-1867: A Catalogue, The Paul Mellon Collection , Tate Publishing, London, 1978, pp. 107-108, no. 103, pl. 38, ND1383 G7 B75 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p.2, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

J. H. Plumb, The pursuit of happiness : a view of life in Georgian England : an exhibition selected from the Paul Mellon collection, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1977, pp. 64, 133, no. 157, N6766 Y34 1977 (YCBA)

Ellis Waterhouse, An Impressive Panorama of British Portraiture, Apollo, v. 105, no. 182, April 1977, pp. 246, 249, fig. 19, N1 A54 + (YCBA) Another copy of this article may be found in a separately bound and catalogued copy of this issue located on the Mellon Shelf [call number : N5220 M552 A7 1977 + (YCBA)]

British Art at Yale, Apollo, v.105, no. 182, April 1977, pp. 246, 249, fig. 19, N5220 M552 A7 1977 OVERSIZE (YCBA) Published as April 1977 issue of Apollo; all of the articles may also be found in bound Apollo Volume [N1 A54 105:2 +]

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:677
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