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The Sporting Parson: "D-n -- I Mean Conf-d That is 'Bless the Pigs! They're Mad - The Devil's in 'em' "

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Inscribed in black chalk, lower left: "8"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "(D--) C.-) Bless the PIgs they\'re Mad -- the Devils in em."; inscribed in black chalk, verso, upper left: "8 | Bless the the Pigs!! They\'re mad the Devil\'s in em."

Medium: Black chalk, watercolor and gouache on moderately thick, slightly textured, gray, wove paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

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