Ambrose Poynter

Ambrose Poynter

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A part of the "Sketches of Figures, 1" (c. 1835) series by Ambrose Poynter. Parisian figures including a baker, a coal-hauler and a street-sweeper are the subjects of Poynter's drawings in an exhibition at the Wallace Collection ending Sept. 15, 2013.