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Creator:
James Millar, ca.1735–1805, British
Title:

Family Group

Date:
between 1774 and 1780
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 50 × 40 1/2 inches (127 × 102.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in black paint (on piano), center right: "J: Millar Pinx"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.447
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
arch | baby | balcony | breeches | buckles | cat (domestic cat) | cello | children | coat | conversation piece | costume | couch | couple | curtains | daughter | dogs (animals) | dresses | family | father | girl | gown | harpsichord | husband | keystone | letter | man | mother | music | musical instruments | parents | piano | pianoforte | portrait | red | rug | sheet music | shoes | silk | stockings | wife | window | woman
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:931
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 160-161, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 66 (v.1), no. 238, pl. 42, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 147 (v.1), no. 280, pl. 132, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

J. H. Plumb, The pursuit of happiness : a view of life in Georgian England : an exhibition selected from the Paul Mellon collection, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1977, pp. 44-5, 96, no. 65, N6766 Y34 1977 (YCBA)

Sotheby's sale catalogue : Catalogue of eighteenth and nineteenth century drawings, paintings and sculpture : 20 December 1961, Sotheby's, London, December 20, 1961, p. 26, lot. no. 142, Auction Catalogue (YCBA)

Basil Taylor, The Intimate English Portrait, Apollo, v. 77, no. 14, April, 1963, p. 276, fig. 10, N1 A54 + (YCBA) Another Copy also available in Vertical File : V 1168

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 37 (v.1), no. 133, pl. 42, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)


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