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Creator:
Print made by William Ward, 1766–1826, British
after John Hoppner, 1758–1810, British
Title:
Mrs. Benwell
Date:
1785
Medium:
Mezzotint (only state) on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 3/16 × 13 5/8 inches (43.7 × 34.6 cm), Plate: 14 7/8 × 10 15/16 inches (37.8 × 27.8 cm), and Image: 9 13/16 × 8 1/16 inches (24.9 × 20.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "9314"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "11890 | #64"

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by J Hoppner."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by W. Ward."; lettered, lower center: "Mrs. BENWELL | London Publish'd May 7th 1785.by J.R.Smith No.83.Oxford Street"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.382
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:21878
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