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Creator:
Print made by Henry Hoppner Meyer, ca. 1782–1847, British
Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:
Lady Elizabeth and Lady Henrietta Montagu
Date:
1812
Medium:
Mezzotint on thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 1/2 × 14 7/16 inches (52.1 × 36.7 cm), Plate: 19 3/4 × 13 3/4 inches (50.2 × 34.9 cm), and Image: 18 7/16 × 13 3/4 inches (46.8 × 34.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Private Plate"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Lady Eliz. Montagu of [...] Duchess of | [...] and Lady Henrietta Montagu | daughter of the Earl of Cardiggan, [...] Duke of Montague:="; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "R7023 | co. ie/q/- | Burlington Ho. 1875 | Parcival [...] | 2016.57. | 23 3/4 x 17"

Collector's Mark, verso, lower center: "WAA"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.204
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Montagu [née Robinson], Elizabeth (1718–1800), author and literary hostess
Montagu, Lady Henrietta (1750-1766)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21694
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