Selected Works

  • Sir Peter Paul Rubens

    Peace Embracing Plenty

    1633-34

    oil on panel

    24 3/4 x 18 1/2 inches (62.9 x 47 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    Peace Embracing Plenty
  • Thomas Gainsborough

    Miss Susanna Gardiner

    1758-59

    oil on canvas

    24 1/2 x 20 inches (62.2 x 50.8 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    Miss Susanna Gardiner
  • John Frederick Lewis

    On the Banks of the Nile, Upper Egypt

    1876, oil on panel

    24 1/2 x 29 1/4 inches (62.2 x 74.3 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    On the Banks of the Nile, Upper Egypt
  • David Jones

    Walled Garden

    1930-32

    oil on board

    20 x 24 inches (50.8 x 61 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    By permission of the Estate of David Jones

    Walled Garden
  • John Minton

    Cornish Landscape

    1946

    oil on canvas

    20 x 24 inches (50.8 x 61 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Gift of George E. Dix, B.A. 1934, M.A. 1942

    © Royal College of Art

    Cornish Landscape
  • Paul Nash

    Mineral Objects

    1935

    oil on canvas

    19 3/4 x 23 3/4 inches (50.2 x 60.3 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    © Tate, London, 2011

    Mineral Objects
  • Paul Sandby

    Portrait of a Lady at a Drawing Table

    undated

    graphite and brown wash on medium, cream, slightly textured laid paper

    sheet: 8 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches (21 x 16.5 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    Portrait of a Lady at a Drawing Table
  • James Thornhill

    Design for Ceiling Walls and Staircase

    1712-13

    pen and brown ink with gray and brown wash over graphite on laid paper

    15 3/16 x 19 11/16 inches (38.6 x 50 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    Design for Ceiling Walls and Staircase
  • Samuel Palmer

    The Lonely Tower

    1868

    watercolor, gouache, and gum Arabic

    sheet: 20 x 27 3/4 inches (50.8 x 70.5 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    The Lonely Tower
  • Elizabeth Pringle

    A Prowling Tiger

    ca. 1800

    graphite, brushed black ink, and white gouache on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper

    sheet: 18 1/4 x 22 1/2 inches (46.4 x 57.2cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    A Prowling Tiger
  • George Stubbs

    A Comparative Anatomical Exposition of the Structure of the Human Body with that of a Tiger and a Common Fowl: Fowl Skeleton, Lateral View (Finished Study for Table V)

    1795-1806

    graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper

    sheet: 21 1/2 x 16 inches (54.6 x 40.6 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    A Comparative Anatomical Exposition of the Structure of the Human Body with that
  • Thomas Gainsborough

    Wooded Landscape with Herdsman Driving Cattle over a Bridge, Rustic Lovers, and Ruined Castle

    1779-80

    soft-ground etching on lightweight blue laid paper

    11 13/16 x 15 3/8 inches (30 x 39.1cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    Wooded Landscape with Herdsman Driving Cattle over a Bridge, Rustic Lovers and R
  • Samuel Palmer

    Harvest under a Crescent Moon

    ca. 1826

    woodcut

    sheet: 6 x 5 1/8 inches (15.2 x 13 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    Harvest under a Crescent Moon
  • Joseph Edgar Boehm

    Girl on Horseback with a Boy and a Dog

    1865

    bronze

    16 x 15 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches (40.6 x 38.7 x 21.6 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    Girl on Horseback with a Boy and a Dog
  • Herbert Haseltine

    Middle-White Boar: Wharfedale Deliverance

    1984, gilded bronze (posthumous cast)

    5 7/8 x 9 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches (14.9 x 24.8 x 9.5 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    Middle-White Boar: Wharfedale Deliverance
  • William Barraud

    A Couple of Foxhounds with a Terrier, the property of Lord Henry Bentinck

    ca. 1845

    oil on canvas

    44 x 56 inches (111.8 x 142.2 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

    A Couple of Foxhounds with a Terrier, the property of Lord Henry Bentinck
  • Henry Spencer Moore

    Seated Woman Holding Child

    1982

    bronze

    6 7/8 x 4 3/8 x 5 7/8 inches (17.5 x 11.1 x 14.9 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Jeffrey H. Loria, Class of 1962, in memory of Harriet Loria Popowitz

    Reproduced by permission of the Henry Moore Foundation

    Seated Woman Holding Child
  • Frederick Tatham

    Mr. William Williams

    ca. 1830

    watercolor on ivory

    Sheet: 3 7/8 x 3 inches (9.8 x 7.6 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    Mr. William Williams
  • Frederick Tatham

    William Williams’ Second Wife

    ca. 1830

    watercolor on ivory

    Sheet: 3 7/8 x 3 inches (9.8 x 7.6cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    William Williams' Second Wife
  • John Constable

    Male Nude

    1808

    graphite and white gouache on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper

    sheet: 21 3/4 x 17 1/4 inches (55.2 x 43.8 cm)

    Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund

    Male Nude