Olympics at the Yale Center for British Art

Percy Drake Brookshaw, "Boat Race", 1937, lithograph, Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Henry S. Hacker, Yale BA 1965, © Transport For London.
Robert Cruikshank (1789-1856), from "The Archer's Guide," London, T. Hurst, 1833, hand-colored etching, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection.
Robert Cruikshank (1789-1856), from "The Archer's Guide", London, T. Hurst, 1833, hand-colored etching, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection.
Henry Thomas Alken, "Scenes From a Steeplechase: Another Hedge," ca. 1845, oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection.
Spencer Frederick Gore, “Tennis at Hertingfordbury,” 1910, Oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund.
Joseph Gott, “A Greek Boxer Waiting His Turn,” ca. 1838, Marble, Dimensions Overall: 20 1/2 x 16 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches (52.1 x 41.9 x 24.1 cm), Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund.
Thomas Rowlandson, “The Hunter,” from Rowlandson’s Horses, Thomas Tegg., Cheapside, hand-colored etching, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection.
A. Pugilist, “Attitudes & Positions in the Art & Practice of English Boxing” from “The Modern English Boxer,” [London?], [s.n., 1847?], lithograph, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund.
“18” from Fencing Manual, ca. 1450, Southern Germany, watercolor, pen and ink, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Bequest.
John Whessell, "A Boat Race on the River Isis," ca. 1823, Oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection.
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