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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Nn,6.61

  • Description

    A Scottish Washerwoman, one of the sketches made in Edinburgh and the neighbourhood after the rebellion of 1745; a girl in a laundry treading linen in a shallow washtub, with skirts tucked high, a bucket l, two other girls in the background Red chalk, with black chalk

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1730-1809
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 197 millimetres
    • Width: 148 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Inscribed: "A Scotch Washerwoman" and "75"
  • Bibliography

    • Binyon 1898-1907 96 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Roy PIIIb)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1835

  • Acquisition notes

    Purchased at Sloman Sale at Wheatley's, June 20 1835, Lot 113

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Nn,6.61

  • Additional IDs

    • 1835,0711.52
A Scottish Washerwoman, one of the sketches made in Edinburgh and the neighbourhood after the rebellion of 1745; a girl in a laundry treading linen in a shallow washtub, with skirts tucked high, a bucket l, two other girls in the background Red chalk, with black chalk

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A Scottish Washerwoman, one of the sketches made in Edinburgh and the neighbourhood after the rebellion of 1745; a girl in a laundry treading linen in a shallow washtub, with skirts tucked high, a bucket l, two other girls in the background Red chalk, with black chalk

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