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Rural Sports - study for an illustration to 'The Schoolmaster's Tour' by William Combe; figures seated outside cottage to right watching dancers in centre, fiddler standing in left foreground Pen and brown ink with watercolour
- Height: 138 millimetres
- Width: 213 millimetres
Study for Dr Syntax and Rural Sports, etched by Rowlandson, 1st published as No 9 in Vol 3 of 'The Schoolmaster's Tour', in the Poetical Magazine, 1809-11. Re-published as 'The Tour of Dr Syntax in Search of the Picturesque', 1812, story by William Combe. Drawing appears at end of Canto XVII.
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- Associated Title: Poetical Magazine
- Associated Title: Schoolmaster's Tour
- Associated Title: Tour of Dr Syntax in search of the Picturesque
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Rural Sports - study for an illustration to 'The Schoolmaster's Tour' by William Combe; figures seated outside cottage to r watching dancers in centre, fiddler standing in l foreground Pen and brown ink with watercolour
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