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Fishermen by the Shore – Coastal Scene with a Man Sitting on Rocks and Smoking a Pipe, Next to a Standing Young Woman, with a Second Woman Behind

Series/Portfolio:
Imitations of Modern Drawings
Artist:
Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)
Artist:
After Francis Wheatley (British, London 1747–1801 London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1786
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
Plate: 13 3/4 x 9 13/16 in. (34.9 x 25 cm) Sheet: 18 3/8 x 12 3/16 in. (46.7 x 31 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1933
Accession Number:
33.7(36)
Not on view
Signature: in plate lower left: "Wheatley 1786"
Vendor: James Rimell & Son
Grego I.2 and II.2; Webster E31
Joseph Grego Rowlandson the Caricaturist: A selection from his works, with anecdotal desciptions.... 2 vols., London, 1880, vol. I, p. 151, no. 2 (A Coast Scene, A Companion); vol. II, p. 390, no. 2.

Mary Webster Francis Wheatley. 1970, cat. no. E31, p. 163.



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