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Creator:
Print made by Valentine Green, 1739–1813, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Countess Talbot

Date:
1782
Medium:
Mezzotint (first state) on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed outside plate): 25 1/8 × 15 1/4 inches (63.8 × 38.7 cm) and Image: 23 3/4 × 15 inches (60.3 × 38.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "D"

Lettered below image, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds. | Published May 1.st 1782, by V. Green No.29 Newman Street, Oxford Street, London."; lower center: "Engraved by V Green, Mezzotinto Engraver to his Majesty & to the Elector Palatine"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.261
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
altar | cloud | countess | curtain | drapery | dress | field | parks (grounds) | pillar | pitcher | plate (dish) | portrait | religious and mythological subject | robe | shawl | smoke | statue | tree | vase
Associated People:
Minerva
Talbot, Lady Charlotte (1754-1804), wife of British politician John Chetwynd-Talbot, 1st Earl Talbot
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21749
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