<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Richard Bridgens, active 1838, British
Title:

Protector of Slaves Office (Trinidad)

Date:
ca. 1833
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 × 12 3/4 inches (20.3 × 32.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Protector of Slaves Office"; lower left to lower right: "Planter | Protector of | Slaves | Assistant Prote<...> | Translator | Complainants | mal[...]"

Lettered inside image in graphite, center left: "Tirez Votre | Chapeau"; upper center: "MODEL | STOCKS"; center: "SPANISH LAW"; upper right: "Commandts. | of | Quarters"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2403
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7675
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.