Self Portrait at the Easel by Jens Juel 1766

Selfportrait at the easel by Jens Juel(1745-1802)_1766Jens Juel (1745-1802)

Is that a muller on the window sill?  He shows up with this hat in other self portraits, is it sheep skin hat with the wool on the inside?

Detail: painter, portrait, window, curtain, bottle, small glass bottle, brushes, pigments, shell,  pallet, easel, canvas, shirt, waistcoat, hat, chair

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Christopher Anstey with his daughter by William Hoare 1778

Christopher Anstey with his daughter by William Hoare(1707-1792) 1778William Hoare (1707-1792)

I am not sure what to call the girl headware, ideas?

Detail: book, paper, quill, ink stand, inkwell, lace, table, coat, waistcoat, matching coat and waistcoat, cravat, girl, doll, fashion doll, doll dress, plumes, gown, cloth covered buttons

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The Macarony Brothers by James Caldwall after Michel Vincent Brandoin 1772

The Macarony Brothers by James Caldwall(1739-1789)after Michel Vincent Brandoin  1772by James Caldwall (1739-1789) after Michel Vincent Brandoin (1733-1807) from Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

While you can’t alway trust everything in a cartoon as they are caricatures, they are still might helpful.

Detail: monkey, chain, walking stick, sailor, slops, sword, breeches, shoes, pipe, cravat, neckerchief, ruffled shirt, short jacket

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Picking Mulberries by Thomas Rowlandson

Picking Mulberries_Thomas Rowlandson(1756-1827)_undatedThomas Rowlandson (1756-1827)  from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail: fruit, food, pottle basket, basket, cold frame, house, ladder, workman, hawkers, straw hat, farm, street vendor

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The Sporting Undergraduate by Henry William Bunbury 1772

The Sporting Undergraduate_Henry William Bunbury(1750-1811)_1772Henry William Bunbury (1750-1811) from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail: horse, sign post, walking stick, saddle, riding boots, hat

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Fishermen by William Pyne 1804

Fishermen by William Pyne(1769-1843)_1804William Pyne (1769-1843)

Detail: fisherman, net, barrel, boat, anchor, oar, boat hook, fishing boat, sailboat, lee board, striped shirt, short jacket, knit cap, slops, workmen

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Hornworking by Jacques-Raymond Lucotte 1771

Hornworking by Jacques-Raymond Lucotte 1771From Diderot’s Encyclopedia by Jacques-Raymond Lucotte

Detail: workshop, workmen, horn, hearth, iron pot, basket, chair, table, vice, cleaver, window, door, stump, clamp

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The Frigate Surprise at Anchor off Great Yarmouth Norfolk by Francis Holman 1775

The Frigate Surprise at Anchor off Great Yarmouth Norfolk_Francis Holman(1760-1790)_1775Artist: Francis Holman(1760-1790) from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail: sailor, boat, ship, frigate, navy, ensign, oar, windmill, sailboat, pier, pilot boat, officer

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A View Near New Cross Deptford in Kent 1770

A View Near New Cross Deptford in Kent 1770 Artist Unknown – From the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail: workmen, digging, shovel, farm, house, barn, cart, horse, dog, child, fence, gate, pitcher, women’s clothing

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Madge and Bauldy by David Allen

Madge and Bauldy_David Allen(1755-1796)_David Allen (1755-1796)  from the Yale Center for British Art, Gift of James and Janet Sale, B.A. 1960

Detail: dog, hat, short jacket, pocket, haystack, distaff, house, workers

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