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Creator:
Joseph Nollekens, 1737–1823, British
Title:
Samuel Johnson
Date:
1777
Medium:
Plaster
Dimensions:
Overall: 24 x 14 x 11 inches (61 x 35.6 x 27.9 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1990.17
Classification:
Sculptures
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
man | portrait
Associated People:
Johnson, Samuel (1709–1784), author and lexicographer
Access:
Not on view
Publications:
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Diana Bilbey, British Sculpture 1470-2000: A Concise Catalogue of the Collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum, V & A Publications (Victoria and Albert Museum), London, 2002, p. 107, NB464 B55 2002 (YCBA)

Joanna Marschner, Enlightened Princesses : Caroline, Augusta, Charlotte, and the Shaping of the Modern World, Yale University Press, New Haven, Conn, 2017, p. 320, fig. 17.22, NX543 +.E55 2017 Oversize (YCBA)

John Thomas Smith, Nollekens and his times, and memoirs of contemporary artists from the time of Roubiliac, Hogarth and Reynolds to that of Fuseli, Flaxman and Blake, John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, London; New York, 1920, pp. 46-8 (vol. 1), p. 13 (vol. 2), NJ18 N73 S645 1920 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1510
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