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Creator:
Jonathan Richardson the Elder, 1667–1745, British
Title:

Self Portrait

Date:
1736
Medium:
Pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 × 5 1/4 inches (17.8 × 13.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "1736 7 Oct"; on mount, lower right: "mitis Sapientia"; on verso in graphite, upper left: "2) nu | [...]"; in pen and black ink, upper center: "mitis Sapientia."; in graphite, center: "79746 | [...]"

Collector's Mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.673
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
ear | man | portrait | self-portrait | stock
Associated People:
Richardson, Jonathan, the elder (1667–1745), portrait painter and writer
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12584
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