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Creator Jacques-Laurent Agasse, 1767–1849, Swiss, active in Britain (from 1800)
Title Old Smithfield Market
Alternate Title(s) Old Smithfield Market, London
Date 1824
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 20 x 27 1/2 inches (50.8 x 69.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/
Marks/
Lettering
Signed in brown paint, lower left: "JLA"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B2001.2.252
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1668371
Subject Terms animals | buildings | business | buying | chimneys | Clydesdale (breed) | costume | dog (animal) | genre subject | horse breeders | horses (animals) | industry | market (event) | men | selling | street
Place Represented England | Europe | Greater London | London | Old Smithfield Market | United Kingdom
Publications

Malcolm Warner, The Paul Mellon Bequest : treasures of a lifetime, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2001, p. 109, N5247 M385 P28 2001 (YCBA)


Jessica David, Jacques Laurent Agasse (1767-1849), An investigation of his painting practice and an overview of his career, British Art Journal, Vol. XII, Autumn 2011, p. 48, fig. 6, N6761 + B74 12:2 (YCBA)

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