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Creator Lewis Vaslet, 1742–1808, British
Title The Spoiled Child, Scene II
Alternate Title(s) The Spoiled Child
Date ca. 1802
Medium Watercolor with black ink and gray wash over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 15 3/8 x 20 3/8 inches (39.1 x 51.8 cm) Image: 13 7/16 x 19 1/8 inches (34.1 x 48.6 cm)
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Lettering
Multiple inscriptions in black ink throughout image; inscribed in black ink, lower center: "Scene 2d. of the Spoil'd Child | Rebellious Child, of Pleasure still the Slave, | Your Father scarce a fortnight in his Grave! | Submit, be still, turn off your irish Beau- | I wont _ and to the ball I vow I'll go."; in graphite, on back of mount, center: "VASLET, LOUIS | The Spoiled Child"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1977.14.4342
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/3656698
Subject Terms ball (party) | bed (furniture) | bedroom | birdcage | bonnets | books | bottles | canopy | cats | chairs | death | devil | dog (animal) | fireplace | fishing | genre subject | gesture | girl | gowns | grief | humor | ink bottle | interior | jewelry | jug | laundry | letters | mirrors | mourners | mourning | papers | pointing | potions | quill | reading | satire | stools | tables | tea kettle | undressing | vanity | wardrobe | washbowl | widow | women
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