Home > Artists > Thomas Rowlandson > Artwork

Fierce as Staring Ajax, from His Seat Uprose with Visage Stern, the King of Meat

Thomas Rowlandson (1757-1827)

PEN INK AND WATERCOLOUR
6 1/4 X 8 INCHES
PROVENANCE: BERNARD HOUTHAKKER
ILLUSTRATED: PETER PINDAR, THE LOUSIAD,
LONDON: G KEARSLEY, 1786-87, FRONTISPIECE
LITERATURE: JOSEPH GREGO, ROWLANDSON THE CARICATURIST,
LONDON: CHATTO AND WINDUS, 1880, VOLUME I,
PAGE 204, AS 'COOKS, SCULLIONS – HEAR ME,
EVERY MOTHER'S SON'
EXHIBITED: SPINK, LONDON, AS 'HANGING ON EVERY WORD: FIGURES IN AN
INN';
'DE VERZAMELING VAN BERNARD HOUTHAKKER',
AMSTERDAM RIJKSMUSEUM, AUGUST-NOVEMBER 1964, NO 87;
'BLISS WAS IT IN THAT DAWN TO BE ALIVE, 1750-1850',
OCTOBER 2008;
'THE AGE OF THOMAS ROWLANDSON', OCTOBER-NOVEMBER 2012, NO 1


Price
£8,500

Related Artwork