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Creator:
Print made by Richard Earlom, 1743–1822, British
after Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title:

Hon. George Cranfield Berekley

Date:
1793
Medium:
Mezzotint with stipple engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 27 × 19 1/8 inches (68.6 × 48.6 cm), Plate: 26 × 17 3/4 inches (66 × 45.1 cm), and Image: 23 3/8 × 17 3/4 inches (59.4 × 45.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "G 747 ai/"

Lettered below image, left: "J Gainsborough Pinx - RA"; lower right: "Birche Sculpt"; lower center: "THE HON.BLE GEORGE CRANFIELD BERKELEY | Knight of the Shire for | the County of Glouster | Captain in his Majestys Royal Navy | And Survivor General of the Ordnance | DIEU AVEC NOUS | London. Published April 21 1793 by B B Evans Corner of the Old Jewry. Poultry"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.361
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:21854
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