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Creator:
Print made by Johann Jacobé, 1733–1797, Austrian
after George Romney, 1734–1802, British
Published by John Boydell, 1720–1804, British
Title:
Lord George Germain
Date:
1780
Medium:
Mezzotint (first state) on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 × 14 inches (50.8 × 35.6 cm) and Image: 17 1/2 × 14 inches (44.5 × 35.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "5749 | #80"

Lettered inside image, lower left: "To | the King"; lettered below image: "Painted by G. Romney | Engraved by Johan Jacobe | Lord George Germain | One of His Majestys | Principal Secretaries | of State &c. &c. &c. | Published Novermber 1st 1780 | by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside London | AUT NUNQUAM TENTES AUT PERFICE [with Sackville coat of arms]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.327
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:21819
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