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Tagged With: waistcoat

William Sixth Baron Craven – Francis Cotes 1768

Francis Cotes ( 1726 – 1770 ) Detail: tricorn hat, breeches, boots, gloves, waistcoat, coat, metal buttons, walking stick, handkerchief

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Captain Edward Vernon – Hayman

Francis Hayman (1708–1776) Detail: shoes, buckles, waking stick, stockings, breeches buckles, breeches, sword, telescope, waistcoat, naval coat, tricorn, officers clothing, ruffled shirt, ship

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A drawing Lad – Nicolas Bernard Lépicié

Nicolas Bernard Lépicié   ( 1735 –  1784) His porta crayon looks like it has to different colors of chalk in it.  Ours is just has regular pencil lead in it. Detail: boy, pencil, book, coat, breeches, waistcoat, buttons, chair

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The Ale House Door – Singleton about 1790

Henry Singleton   1766 –  1839 Check out those coat buttons. Detail:  Striped fichu, shoes, buckles, gaiters, pitcher, gather cap, hat, coat, waistcoat, bodice, apron strings, pipe, spotted handkerchief,  door, window, sign board, stick and bundle, dog.

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Benjamin Read – Hogarth 1757

William Hogarth, 1697-1764   from: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection Detail:  Shoes, breeches, chair, glass, bottle, chamber pot, pipe, jacket, waistcoat

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London Cries, A Man Swaggering – Sandby

Paul Sandby, 1731-1809, from Yale Center for British Art It looks like another one of those guys wearing his socks over the breeches. Detail: shoes, socks, breeches, coat, waistcoat, sword, stick, hair, tricorn

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Widow Costard’s cow and goods – Penny 1782

Edward Penny, 1714-1791  from Yale Center for British Art This is a beautiful scene with an interesting array of clothing to see.   Check out the difference in the clothing between the to gentlemen in the painting and notice the style of the clothing on the old lady. Detail: bellows, coal tongs,  skimmer, dipper, cooking pot, … Continue reading »

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Old Peasant with Jug – Mieris 1731

MIERIS, Frans van, the Younger (b. 1689, Leiden, d. 1763, Leiden) This painting, while it might not have as many objects still has items of great interest.   I am especially drawn to the shirt collar and the waistcoat detail, the small brass buttons. Of course the jug is great, interesting large opening.  Knives can be … Continue reading »

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