Collection

Thomas Rowlandson
English, 1757-1827

A Link Boy, 1786
Black ink and wash with watercolor over graphite on cream wove paper, with collector's stamp of 4th Earl of Warwick (Lugt 2600)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Francis Fitz Randolph (Mary E. Hill, class of 1945-4)
1953.7.2
Period: 18th c
Classification: Drawing
Dimensions: Matted: 22 x 16 in. (55.88 x 40.64 cm) Sheet: 7 7/8 x 6 5/8 in. (20 x 16.83 cm)
Signatures, Inscriptions and Markings v
Signed and dated (LL): T. Rowlandson 1786
Provenance v
Collections: Earl of Warwick
Exhibition History v
"No Incidents but a Ghost and a Storm: European Prints and Drawings of the Romantic Period," Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, 20 September - 15 December 1996. Evanston, Illinois, Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Northwestern University, "Thomas Rowlandson: Pleasures and Pursuits in Georgian England," January 14 - March 13, 2011. Poughkeepsie, New York, The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, "Thomas Rowlandson: Pleasures and Pursuits in Georgian England," April 8 - June 12, 2011.
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