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Creator:
William Mulready, 1786–1863, Irish
Title:

Self-Portrait of the Artist Reclining on a Gothic Couch Reading a Book

Date:
1827
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 5/8 × 11 inches (21.9 × 27.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, center: "D3949 / William Mulready RA 1786-1863 | Self-Portrait(?) 1827 | LGD"

Signed and dated, in graphite, lower right: "W. Mulready | July 1827"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.168
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | books | couch | decorative arts | furniture | Gothic decorative arts | hair | man | pillows | portfolios (containers) | portrait | self-portrait | shirt | sketchpads | table | waistcoat
Associated People:
Mulready, William (1786–1863), painter
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18459
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