18 November 2004
The Estate of the Late Matilda Herner
Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827)
'French People astonished at our improvements in the Breed of Fat Cattle'
signed and dated 'Rowlandson 1802' (lower right)
grey ink, brown ink and watercolour
9 1/8 x 11¾ in. (23.2 x 29.8 cm.)
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J. Grego, Rowlandson the Caricaturist, London, 1880, vol. II, p. 237.
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