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Artist
Sawrey Gilpin, with human figures and animals by Philip Reinagle
Sawrey Gilpin, British, 1733–1807
with human figures and animals by Philip Reinagle, Scottish, 1749–1833, active England
Title
The Display on the Return to Dulnon Camp, August 1786
Date
c. 1786
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
44 1/4 × 64 in. (112.4 × 162.6 cm) Frame: 51 9/16 × 70 7/8 × 2 3/8 in. (130.9 × 180.1 × 6.1 cm)
Credit Line

Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation, Houston

Current Location
The Audrey Jones Beck Building
218 BLAFFER GALLERIES
Accession Number
BF.1987.1
Classification
Painting
Provenance

Commissioned by Colonel Thomas Thornton (1757–1823), Thornville Royal, Yorkshire, England; untraced until acquired by Sir Walter Gilbey (1831–1914); his daughter, Mrs. Herbert Stroyan, 1923; Sir Ralph Carr-Ellison; [Richard Green Galleries, London]; [Newhouse Galleries, New York]; purchased by the Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation, 1987.