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George Morland, 1763–1804, British

Selling Guinea Pigs

Former Title(s):

Guinea Pigs


ca. 1789
Oil on canvas
Support (PTG): 30 x 25 inches (76.2 x 63.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
basket | chemise dress | children | conversation piece | doorway | dresses | dwelling | family | farmhouse | genre subject | gesture | girls | gloves | hat | house | mother | rural | selling | shawl | shawls | shoes | stick | stockings | stoop | tree
Not on view

J. T. Herbert Baily, George Morland, a biographical essay by J.T. Herbert Baily, with a catalogue of the engraved pictures , Otto limited, London, 1906, p. 83, NJ18 M83 B35 + OVERSIZE (YCBA) Extra Number of 1901 Connoisseur

George Dawe, Life of George Morland, with an introduction and notes by J.J. Foster ... illustrated by full-page plates from examples in the National and private galleries. , Dickinsons, London, 1904, pp. 40, 145, 173, pl. XXII, NJ18 M83 D5 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Catherine M. Gordon, British paintings Hogarth to Turner, Frederick Warne, London, 1981, p. 44, ND466 G67 (YCBA)

John Hassell, Memoirs of the life of George Morland, Albion Press, London, 1806, pp. 149, 170, Online resource Available in Google Books

John Hassell, Memoirs of the life of George Morland, Albion Press, London, 1806, pp. 149, 170, ND497 M8 H3 1806 OVERSIZE (YCBA) in Rare Bks and Mss

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 145 (v.1), no. 277, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Ralph Richardson, George Morland's pictures, their present possessors, with details of the collection. , E. Stock, London, 1897, pp. 13, 36, 95, NJ18 M83 R55 (YCBA)

Victoria and Albert Museum, Catalogue of an exhibition of paintings by George Morland, held at the Victoria and Albert Museum, South Kensington , Wyman & Sons, London, 1904, p. 9, no. 28, NJ18 M83 A12 1904 (YCBA)

George Charles Williamson, George Morland, 1907, p. 134, no. 238, Online resource available in Google Books

David Winter, George Morland (1763-1804), 1977, pp. viii, 44, 228, no. 27, NJ18 M83 W56 1977A (YCBA) Thesis--Stanford University

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