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Creator:
Samuel Collings, active 1784–1795, British
Title:

Polite Amusement of Brute Beasts at the Lyceum

Date:
undated
Medium:
Pen and black ink with gray wash on medium, slightly textured, gray wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 × 8 3/4 inches (17.8 × 22.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in artist's hand in pen and grey and black ink, upper center: "Conamur Tenues | Grandia."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.150
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boxing | genre subject | lyceum | spectators | stage
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8156
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