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Creator:
unknown artist, eighteenth century
Previously Joseph Highmore, 1692–1780, British
Title:
Woman wearing a Feathered Headdress
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite, black chalk, and white chalk, with heightening on medium, slightly textured, brown wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 3/4 × 8 inches (24.8 × 20.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "This drawing was sent | by Rosalba to Wm Hoare | with [...] Beautiful | Crayon Pictures -- by Rosalba"; in graphite, lower right: "4437"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1248
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
portrait
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:12762
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