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Creator:
Print made by William Dickinson, 1746–1823, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Published by William Dickinson, 1746–1823, British
Title:

Mary Robinson

Additional Title(s):

Mary Robinson, known as Perdita

Date:
1785
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
17 3/8 x 12 13/16 inches (44.1 x 32.5 cm), 14 15/16 x 10 15/16 inches (38 x 27.8 cm), and 10 13/16 x 8 13/16 inches (27.5 x 22.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on verso, upper right: "20 1/3 x 15 1/3 (3s are backwards)"; lower left: "14.862"; lower right: "proof [..] | 204"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.235
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
actress | choker | clouds | collar | drapery | feathers | gaze | gloves | hat | hills | lace | landscape | lovers | necklace | poet | portrait | posing | ribbons | solemn | trees | woman
Associated People:
Robinson, Mary (1756/1758?–1800), author and actress
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21723
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Two Extraordinary Women : The Lives and Art of Maria Cosway (1760-1838) and Mary Darby Robinson (1757-1800) (The Fralin Museum of Art, University of Virginia, 2016-01-29 - 2016-05-01) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]


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