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Creator:
Studio of Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Formerly Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title:

William Pitt

Date:
1787 to 1789
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 30 x 25 inches (76.2 x 63.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.300
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
man | portrait
Associated People:
Pitt, William [known as Pitt the younger] (1759–1806), prime minister
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:795
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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. 100-101, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 25, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 59 (v.1), no. 213, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 210 (v.1), no. 446, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

R. J. B. Walker, Regency portraits, National Portrait Gallery, London, 1985, p. 395 (vol. 1), N1090 A592 (YCBA)

Ellis Waterhouse, Preliminary Check List of Portraits by Thomas Gainsborough, Volume of the Walpole Society, vol. 33, 1948-1950, pp. 85-86, N12 W35 A12 + (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, pp. 23-4 (v.1), no. 86, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)


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