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Creator Paul Sandby RA, 1731–1809, British
Title London Cries: Last Dying Speech and Confession
Alternate Title(s) Cries of London
Last Dying Speech and Confession
Date ca. 1759
Medium Watercolor over graphite on medium, cream, slightly textured wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 6 7/8 x 5 5/8 inches (17.5 x 14.3 cm)
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1975.3.225
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms confession | cries | dying | genre subject | hat | man | paper | speech | woman
Place Represented England | Europe | London | United Kingdom

Paul Sandby, picturing Britain, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 2009, p. 139, cat. 42, NJ18 Sa56 P3 2009 + OVERSIZE (YCBA)

John Mullan, His Picture was His Stage, TLS, the Times Literary Supplement, Issue no. 5425, March 23, 2007, pp. 18-19, Film S748 (SML) , Also Available Online in TLS Archive

Vic Gatrell, The first bohemians, life and art in London's golden age, Allen Lane, London, 2013, pp. 276-77, fig. 125, NX544.L6 G37 2013 (YCBA)

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