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Parisian Street Figures

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Description

Inscribed in pen and black ink, left to right, center: "Music Grinders", "a [Danoy and?] Porter", "a Water Carrier"; in gray ink, lower center: "Figures Sketch\'d from a Window at Paris 1786---"; in graphite, lower right: ["D3577"?] | "1/6"

Alternative Title: Figures Sketch'd from a Window at Paris

Medium: Gray wash and graphite with pen and brown ink; verso: watercolor on medium, moderately textured, blued white laid paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

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Location

Paris, France

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