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

Family Portraits

Date:
1838
Medium:
Watercolor with gouache over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, blue wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches (14.6 x 20.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper right: "1314 Brown | white cut out"; on back, center right: "1 1/2 mar(?) | 8 1/2 x 55 | 8"

Signed and dated in brown ink, center right: "Rd Dadd, 1838"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2573
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
collars | family | family | figure study | heads | men | portrait | women
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8823
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Nicholas Tromans, Richard Dadd, the artist and the asylum , Tate Publishing, London, 1911, pp. 11, 13, fig. 3, NJ18 D121 T76 + (YCBA)


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