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Study of Queen Victoria's Train (Study for Portrait of Queen Victoria)

Artist:
Thomas Sully (American, Horncastle, Lincolnshire 1783–1872 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Date:
ca. 1838
Medium:
Graphite on paper
Dimensions:
7 3/8 x 9 1/16 in. (18.7 x 23 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Lent by Mrs. Arthur A. Houghton Jr.
Accession Number:
L.1994.29.3 recto
Not on view
Inscription: (refering to various parts of train): inscribed along top in graphite: Page or [illegible] a Page line Gold Page Falls to instep Ribbon to support it Page; inscribed across center in graphite: Page Page Page Fur white satin Bows for Colar; inscribed at lower left and across bottom in graphite: Three Pages on each side & / one at the end on the instep of / the Robes. / Drape of Page Scarlet / Uniform white under clothes. cashmere [illegible] White stockings. Buckler

Marking: WATER J. WHATMAN / 1835
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