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Creator:
Richard Cosway, 1742–1821, British
Title:

Supper at Emmaus

Additional Title(s):

The Last Supper, Three Figures

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/8 x 8 1/8 inches (15.6 x 20.6 cm) and Mount: 8 3/8 x 10 1/8 inches (21.3 x 25.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on mount, lower right: "R. Cosway"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stuart P. Feld
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.24.2
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
apostles | beards | bread | food | gesture | jugs | men | plates (dishes) | robes | tables (support furniture) | the supper at Emmaus: Christ is recognized while blessing or breaking the bread
Associated People:
Cleopas
Jesus Christ (7-2 BC/BCE to 30-36 AD/CE)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7087
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Stephen Lloyd, Richard & Maria Cosway: regency artists of taste and fashion, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, p. 73, cat. 176, NJ18 C7985 L56 1995 (LC)+ Oversize (YCBA)


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