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Creator:
George Chinnery, 1774–1852, British
Title:

Chinese Coolies reading a Proclamation

Date:
1841
Medium:
Graphite, pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 × 6 5/8 inches (15.2 × 16.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed and dated in pen and brown ink, center, left: "[artist's shorthand] | 1841".

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4950
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figure study | proclamation | workers
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8391
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Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, v.1: p. 207, no. 441, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)


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