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Creator:
Capt. Thomas Hastings, 1778–1854, British
Title:
The Turnpike, 6 September 1841
Date:
1841
Medium:
Graphite; verso: graphite and pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 × 14 1/4 inches (26 × 36.2 cm) and Binding: 10 1/4 inches (26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center to upper right: "The Turnpike. | 40"; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper center: "Capt. Rock, of Dunlow"; in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Capt. Rock the gunner of Dunloh. Sketched as the man stood 'Attention' "

Signed and dated on verso in pen and brown ink, lower right: "6 Sept. 1841 T Hastings"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.2107(40)
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cannon | lake | landscape | man | mountains | portrait | road | soldier | staff
Associated Places:
Auger Lake | Gap of Dunloe | Ireland | Killarney | Macgillycuddy's Reeks
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:68795
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