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Creator:
Richard Dadd, 1817–1886, British
Title:

Portrait of a Girl

Additional Title(s):

Child Seated in a Chair

Date:
1838
Medium:
Watercolor with gouache over graphite on moderately thick, smooth, gray wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 5/8 × 5 5/8 inches (19.4 × 14.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "DADD, RICHARD | CHILD SEATED IN A CHAIR"

Signed and dated in brown ink, lower right: "R Dadd | 1838"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6136
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chair | child | dress | figure study | genre subject | girl | shoes
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8815
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