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Creator:
Print made by Francis Haward, 1759–1797, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Published by Francis Haward, 1759–1797, British
Text by John Dryden, British
Title:

Cymon and Iphigenia

Date:
1797
Medium:
Etching and stipple engraving (second state) on thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 19 1/4 × 20 1/4 inches (48.9 × 51.4 cm) and Image: 16 7/8 × 19 3/8 inches (42.9 × 49.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "301"

Collector's mark: "JR" with crown

Lettered below image, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds"; lower right: "Engraved by Francis Haward, A.R. Engraver to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales."; lower center: "To the Right Honorable the Earl of Inchinquin, | This Plate of CYMON and IPHIGENIA is with | The Greatest respect Humbly Dedicated by His Lordships most Obedient Humble Servant | Francis Haward | London Published June 4th 1797 by Francis Haward No.3 little George Street Westminster. | Vide Drydens Fables | VIGUEUR DU DESSUS"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.295
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21787
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