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The Grand Master or the Adventures of Qui Hi? in HIndostan

Thomas Rowlandson1814

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art

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  • Title: The Grand Master or the Adventures of Qui Hi? in HIndostan
  • Date Created: 1814
  • Location Created: London
  • Subject: satire, youth, elderly, men, horns, genre subject
  • Physical Dimensions: w20.3 x h12.7 cm
  • Location: Not on View
  • Inscription: Signed and Dated: Not signed, not dated
  • Inscription: Marks: watermark: [similar to Heawood 3250 or 3251]
  • Inscription: Inscribed in pen and red-brown ink, upper left: "AUSPICIO - REGIS."; in dark gray ink, upper right: "ET. SENATUS ANGELIA."; in pen and red-brown ink, lower center: "STRANGE FIGURES NEAR ('near' underlined) THE CAVE OF ELEPHANTA. 1814 --- BOMBAY."; in graphite, lower right: "[illegible words]"; in graphite, verso, lower center: "plate at p 252 of | Adventures of Qui Hi"; in ink, verso, lower right: "PAUL MELLON COLLECTION" stamp
  • Artist: Thomas Rowlandson
  • Type: drawing
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1670057
  • Medium: Watercolor with pen and red-brown and gray ink, over graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige, wove paper

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