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Creator:
David Allan, 1744–1796, British, born in Scotland
Formerly attributed to Andrew Geddes, 1783–1844, British
Formerly attributed to Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title:

Study for the Portrait of William Inglis

Date:
ca. 1787
Medium:
Black chalk, red chalk, white gouache, and brown gouache on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/2 × 7 1/2 inches (26.7 × 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, center right: "D 2580"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9728
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
portrait
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9152
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