Yale Center for British Art
Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British

Mr. Michell's Picture Gallery, Grove House, Enfield 1817
Watercolor and graphite with pen and gray ink and pen and brown ink on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Sheet: 5 7/8 x 9 7/16 inches (14.9 x 24 cm)
Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower left: "Mr. Michells Picture Gallery Grove House Enfield 1817."
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Drawings & Watercolors
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | gallery (display space) | paintings | men | doorway | woman | genre subject | easel | frames (furnishings)
Associated Places:
Europe | Greater London | United Kingdom | England | Enfield
Currently On View:
Not on view
Exhibition History:
Thomas Rowlandson - Pleasures and Pursuits in Georgian England (Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, 2011-04-08 - 2011-06-12)

Thomas Rowlandson - Pleasures and Pursuits in Georgian England (Block Museum of Art, 2011-01-14 - 2011-03-13)

British Comic Art 1730 - 1830 (Museum of Art and Archaelogy, University of Missouri-Columbia, 1988-10-14 - 1988-12-04)

The Burlington Fine Art and Antique Dealers' Fair Ltd. (Royal Academy of Arts, 1982-03-12 - 1982-03-21)

Rowlandson Drawings from the Paul Mellon Collection (Yale Center for British Art, 1977-11-16 - 1978-01-15)

Rowlandson Drawings from the Paul Mellon Collection (Royal Academy of Arts, 1978-03-04 - 1978-05-28)

The Pursuit of Happiness - A View of Life in Georgian England (Yale Center for British Art, 1977-04-19 - 1977-09-18)

Mathew Thomas Payne, Regarding Thomas Rowlandson, 1757-1827, his life, art & acquaintance , Hogarth Arts, London, 2010, p. 321, Pl. XXX, NJ18 R79 P39 2010 (YCBA)

Patricia Phagan, Thomas Rowlandson, pleasures and pursuits in Georgian England , Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. London, 2011, pp. 148-49, no. 55, NJ18 R79 P53 2011 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)