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Creator:
Print made by Richard Earlom, 1743–1822, British
after George Romney, 1734–1802, British
Title:

Sensibility

Additional Title(s):

Lady Hamilton as Nature

Lady Hamilton as Sensibility

Date:
1789
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 14 9/16 × 11 7/16 inches (37 × 29.1 cm) and Image: 12 11/16 x 9 7/8 inches (32.2 x 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Lady Hamilton"; on back, lower center: "#57"; lower right: "R 6408 | Cost me /-/ | Sells 31/1"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Painted by George Romney."; lower center: "SENSIBILITY."; lower right: "Engrav'd by Rd. Earlom."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.338
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | gesture | gown | headscarf | hills | historical subject | landscape | muslin | pedestal | personification | portrait | reaching | robe | sash | trees | urn | woman
Associated People:
Hamilton, Emma, Lady Hamilton (bap. 1765, d. 1815), social celebrity and artist's model
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21831
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Emma Hamilton dancing, GHP, West Haven, Connecticut, 2013, pp. 3, 23, V 2514 (YCBA)


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