The Glove seller: A scene from Sterne's 'Sentimental Journey'

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Title

The Glove seller: A scene from Sterne's 'Sentimental Journey'

Subject

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Laurence Sterne

Description

This painting depicts the scene where Yorick is at the Glove shop and discusses with Grisette, the married shopkeeper, with whom he will have closer interaction afterwards in the scene and will pulse her hand.

Creator

William Powell Frith

Source

“The Glove Seller: A Scene from Sterne's 'Sentimental Journey'.” Christie's, William Powell Frith, R.A. (1819-1909) , 1 Dec. 2016, www.christies.com/lotfinder/Lot/william-powell-frith-ra-1819-1909-the-glove-6044009-details.aspx.

Publisher

Christie's

Date

1845

Contributor

Marianne Al Haj

Relation

Item #661, Yorick and Grisette,
http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/661

Format

.jpg

Type

Painting

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Painting, oil on canvas

Physical Dimensions

24 ¾ x 20 7/8 in. (62.9 x 53 cm.)

Files

Yorick and Grisette.jpg

Citation

William Powell Frith, “The Glove seller: A scene from Sterne's 'Sentimental Journey',” Enlightenmens, accessed August 8, 2022, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/712.

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