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Creator Paul Sandby RA, 1731–1809, British
Title London Cries: "Turn your Copper into Silver Now before Your Eyes" (Title Page Design)
Alternate Title(s) London Cries: "Turn your Copper into Silver now before your Eyes" (title page design)
Cries of London
Date 1760
Medium Watercolor, pen and gray and brown ink over graphite on medium, cream, slightly textured laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 7 3/4 x 6 1/8 inches (19.7 x 15.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/
Marks/
Lettering
Inscribed pen and brown ink, upper center: "Twelve LONDON Cries | done from the LIfe by| P Sandby 1759 | Part 3"; in pen and brown ink lower left: "Turn your Copper into Silver now Before your Eyes."
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1975.3.202
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1665772
Subject Terms beggars | chair | chest | copper | cries | genre subject | man | silver | stool | street | whip | woman
Place Represented England | Europe | London | United Kingdom
Publications

Stephen Daniels, Paul Sandby, picturing Britain, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 2009, p. 137, cat. 36, NJ18 Sa56 P3 2009 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)


Stephen Daniels, Paul Sandby, picturing Britain, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 2009, p. 137, cat. 36, NJ18 Sa56 P3 2009 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

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