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Drawings N481 no. 7
Newton, Richard, 1777-1798, artist.
[A story of a little parson and the sailor]
[England, 1797?]
1 drawing : watercolor ; sheet 16.7 x 23 cm , mounted to 24 x 33 cm.
Title and date based on John Page's etching after this drawing. | Artist suggested by cataloger.
Standing outside of an inn a short stout parson responds to a sailor's jest with a pouty look.
Leverhulme-Auchincloss, vol. vii.
Copy Specific Notes:
Brown ink Inscription in contemporary hand on verso: The light of the world.
  •  Sailors.
  • Clergy.
  • Taverns (inns).
  • Humorous pictures.
  • Form / Genre:
  •  Watercolors - British - 18th century.
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