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Creator:
Print made by Johann Jacobé, 1733–1797, Austrian
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Published by John Boydell, 1720–1804, British
Title:

The Honorable Miss Monckton

Additional Title(s):

Mary, Countess of Cork and Orrery

Date:
1779
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 25 1/2 × 15 1/8 inches (64.8 × 38.4 cm) and Image: 24 × 14 7/8 inches (61 × 37.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed below image in pen and brown ink: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds | The Honble. Miss Monckton. | Engraved by John Jacobe | London"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "9716"

Collector's mark: Victorin Weithner (Lugt no. L.206)

Scratched lettering below image, lower right: "Jacobe J"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.201
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Boyle, Mary Countess of Cork and Orrery (1746–1840) literary hostess
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21691
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