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print / drawing book

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1932,0311.55

  • Description

    Sheet from a drawing book, a country church with a footbridge over a stream in the foreground at right, a man carrying two pails towards a lying cow at left. 1794
    Crayon-manner, the top edge of sheet gilded

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1794
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 350 millimetres
    • Width: 452 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with publication line: "London Pubd as the Act directs, Septr. 1 1794, by J. Harris No. 28 Gerrard Street, Soho"; the artist's signature, dated 1794, reproduced at right.
  • Curator's comments

    From sketchbook IX published by Harris, see Francis Buckley's 'George Morland's Sketch Books and their Publishers', manuscript copy with pasted printed leaflet in the P&D library, p.23

  • Location

    Not on display (British Masters Portfolio)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1932

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1932,0311.55

Sheet from a drawing book, a country church with a footbridge over a stream in the foreground at right, a man carrying two pails towards a lying cow at left.  1794  Crayon-manner, the top edge of sheet gilded

Recto

Sheet from a drawing book, a country church with a footbridge over a stream in the foreground at right, a man carrying two pails towards a lying cow at left. 1794 Crayon-manner, the top edge of sheet gilded

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