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Creator:
Nathaniel Dance RA, 1735–1811, British
Title:

Theatrical Scene

Date:
after 1804
Medium:
Pen, ink, watercolor, wash, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/4 x 12 1/8 inches (18.4 x 30.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on back in graphite, upper center: "Perhaps Garrick or Vistris [Vistrus]? time (?) | [...] Garrick & Vistus time wind | [...]"; in graphite in different hand, lower right: "Sale Sotheby's (& Christies 1912)"

Watermark: Joseph Coles/1804 (similar to Shorter 25)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1636
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
drama | genre subject | horn
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8989
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