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Creator:
William Alexander, 1767–1816, British
Title:
Fisherpeople on a Junk
Date:
1793
Medium:
Watercolor and pen and black ink over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 7/8 × 8 inches (14.9 × 20.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in gray ink, lower left: "W. Alexander - 1793."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.6
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
baby | Chinese | commerce | dog (animal) | family | fishermen | fishing | genre subject | junk | marine art | mountains | pagodas (buildings) | sailboats | seamen
Associated Places:
Asia | China
Access:
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Exhibition History:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8927
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