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Creator:
Print made by Valentine Green, 1739–1813, British
after George Romney, 1734–1802, British
Published by John Boydell, 1720–1804, British
Title:

Mrs. Yates, in the Character of the Tragic-Muse

Additional Title(s):

Mrs. Yates as 'Melpomene'

Date:
1772
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate ): 24 1/2 × 15 1/2 inches (62.2 × 39.4 cm) and Image: 24 3/8 × 15 3/8 inches (61.9 × 39.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in blue pencil, middle center: "No 12"; in graphite: "Trim lay on Cardboard | 30 x 21 out"; lower left: "89"; lower center: "Mrs Yates in the Tragic Muse"; lower right: "V.G"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.358
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21851
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