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Creator:
William Alexander, 1767–1816, British
Title:

Two Chinese Figures: A Seller of Hats and a Man Sitting Cross-Legged, Smoking a Pipe

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite and gray wash on moderately thick, moderately textured, blued white laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 5/16 x 7 15/16 inches (18.5 x 20.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "Alexander"; illegible inscription on back, lower right

Signed in graphite, upper right: "Alexander"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.991
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
Chinese | costume | genre subject | hats | men | merchant | pipe (smoking equipment) | robes | smoking (activity) | suitcase
Associated Places:
Asia | China
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8973
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