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The North Country Mails at The Peacock Inn, Islington

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Description

Inscribed in pen with brown in, upper left: "Leeds Chester | Gladcow [Glasgow] Hollyhead & Chester | Manchester | Liverpool | Biermingham", inscribed in pen with brown ink, center, from Left to right: "LOVE CO W OHANDLER CHEESMONCER. TOOD. DEALER IN FOREI[?] SPIRITS AND WINES CHAPMAN YOUN[G?] | OIL AND ITALION WAREHOUSE"; inscribed in pen with brown ink, bottom center: "Jew Man with Oranges"; inscribed in pen with brown ink, lower left to right: "for a large Picture 8 feet by 5 feet | J Pollard\'s original design of the North Country Mails at the Peacock Inn, Islington, Exhibited at Somerset House...1815 and engraved-"
Medium: Pen and brown ink and graphite on beige, moderately thick, moderately textured, wove paper, mounted on beige, moderately thick, slightly textured, wove paper
Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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