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Watercolor

Jailer and Convict by Franz Feyerabend 1790

Franz Feyerabend (1755-1800) from the Swiss National Library, Prints and Drawings Department Detail: Gentleman, walking stick, shoes, man’s coat, neck stock, tricorn hat, broom, hair, ladies shoes, jailer, convict

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Picking Mulberries by Thomas Rowlandson

Thomas 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

Henry 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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Brother Wilhelm Cooking by Anonymous Late 15th Century or Early 16th Century

Anonymous – Late 15th Century or Early 16th Century Detail: raised hearth, fire, kitchen, iron kettle, ceramic cook pot, wood bucket, chain, spoon, knife, apron

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Music and Bowling by Johan Franz Hörmannsperger 1736

Johan Franz Hörmannsperger  ( 1710 – ? ) Detail: bowling, sport, skittles, sword, table, food, drink, pitcher, waiter, viola, harp, wine, wine glass, fan, pavilion, garden

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A Ball by Johan Franz Hörmannsperger 1736

Johan Franz Hörmannsperger  ( 1710 – ? ) Detail: ballroom, food, drinks, dancing, musician, waiter, portraits, paintings, ladies dress, pitcher, clocked stockings, music, musical instruments, door, chair, hinges, fan, jewelry, bread, waiter’s apron

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Prospect of Stockholm – School of Johan Fredrik Martin

School of Johan Fredrik Martin (1755-1816) Detail: dog, horse, cart, ladder, lamp lighter, lamp, water, harbor, ship, boat, watermen

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Knives or Scissors to Grind – Thomas Rowlandson

Thomas Rowlandson ( 1756 – 1827 )  from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection Detail: dog, grinding wheel, knife sharpener, street seller, basket, cleaver, city

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Cut and Come Again – George Dance

George Dance (1741-1825) from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection Detail, waiter, food, tableware, knife, fork, plate, pitcher, bottle, wine glass, platter, pudding, table, chair

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Selling Fish on a Beach – Thomas Rowlandson

Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827) from the Yale Center for British Art – Paul Mellon Collection Detail: men , women , selling , ocean , beach , island , boats , oars , sailboats , crowd , fish , fishmongers, baskets

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