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Creator Sir David Wilkie, 1785–1841, British
Title The Interior of Pitlessie Mill with a Man Sieving Corn
Date 1818
Medium Watercolor and gouache over graphite on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 7 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches (19 x 29.2 cm)
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Lettering
Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "M board | Narrow antique solid line (touching drawing) [...] | outside 13 1/2 x 20"; on back, lower right: "3 (encircled)", Signed and dated in brown ink, lower left: "D. Wilkie | 1818"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1981.25.2709
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/3488036
Subject Terms agricultural equipment | boys | caps | children | corn | dresses | genre subject | hats | interior | labor | laborers | ladder | machinery | mill | peasants | pulley | rural | sieve | stools | tam-o'-shanter | tools | women | workers | working
Place Represented Europe | Fife | Pitlessie | Scotland | United Kingdom
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