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Creator:
Samuel De Wilde, 1748–1832, British
Title:

John Quick and John Fawcett in Thomas Moreton's "The Way to Get Married"

Former Title(s):

John Quick as Toby Allspice and John Fawcett as Dashall in 'The Way to Get Married' by Thomas Morton

Date:
1796
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 28 3/4 x 25 3/4 inches (73 x 65.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed various trompe l'oeil writing

Signed and dated, lower left: "S. De Wilde, Pinx 1796"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.240
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
blue | books | boxes | boxes (containers) | chair | comedy | desk | eyeglasses | fireplace | gold | hat | men | portrait | room | theater
Associated People:
Fawcett, John (1769–1837), actor and playwright
Quick, John (1748–1831), actor
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:748
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 248-249, N590.2 A83 (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. 43, 93, no. 58, N6766 Y34 1977 (YCBA)


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