An Ampitheatrical Version of the Fall of Bastille
- Pen and black ink and gray wash on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 6 3/4 × 9 inches (17.1 × 22.9 cm)
Inscribed in artist's hand, in pen and black ink, upper right: "Standard | of | Liberty; center left: "Truce"; center: "This Is | A Drawbridge"; center left:"No | Bastile"; center left: "D-N you | what Do You | Want"; LCR: [....] | [.....] can asure | since his return from | Paris that this [......] | Bastile is the most |exactest of any | [......].
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Drawings & Watercolors
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- actors | genre subject | soldiers | stage | theatre
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Samuel Collings, active 1784–1795, British, An Ampitheatrical Version of the Fall of Bastille, undated
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