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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Published by William Dickinson, 1746–1823, British
Title:
Girl with a Kitten
Date:
1787
Medium:
Stipple engraving (second state) on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/16 × 9 5/16 inches (29 × 23.7 cm) and Image: 8 1/4 x 6 15/16 inches (20.9 x 17.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "II | Second state."; lower center: "The Girl and Kitten - [...]r. par Bartolozzi J'ap[...]i S. J. Reynolds - | Indulge her Childhood and the [...]iersting Spare | 182"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Sir Joshua Reynolds pinx."; lower center: "Publish'd Feby. 20th. 1787, by W. Dickinson, New Bond Street."; lower right: "F. Bartolozzi R. A. sculp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.299
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal | cat (domestic cat) | child | curtain | dress | girl | hat | holding | kitten | mountain | portrait | shawl | smiling | trees
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21791
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