Studies of George III and Statesmen

Thomas Rowlandsonundated

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art

  • Title: Studies of George III and Statesmen
  • Date Created: undated
  • Location Created: London
  • Physical Dimensions: w15.7 x h20.5 cm
  • Type: drawing
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1669945
  • Medium: Pen and brown ink, with graphite on medium, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper, mounted on medium, smooth, beige, wove paper
  • Subject: "George III (1738–1820), king of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and king of Hanover", "Fox, Charles James (1749–1806), politician", "Burke, Edmund (1729/30–1797), politician and author", "Pitt, William [known as Pitt the younger] (1759–1806), prime minister", "North, Frederick, second earl of Guilford [known as Lord North] (1732–1792), prime minister", "Thurlow, Edward, first Baron Thurlow (1731–1806), lord chancellor", "Kaunitz, Wenzel Anton von [Prince (Fürst) von Kaunitz-Rietberg] (1711-1794), Austrian state chancellor", statesmen, men, sketches, portraits
  • Location: Not on View
  • Inscription: Signed and Dated: Not signed, not dated
  • Inscription: Inscribed in pen and black ink, on pieces of rectangular paper that has been mounted on drawing, left to right, upper center to lower center: "Burke" | Kaunitz, George III, Lord Thurlow | Pitt, Fox"; In graphite on drawing, upper right: Lord North; Verso: in graphite, lower right: "D26421"
  • Artist: Thomas Rowlandson