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Creator:
Print made by Edward Fisher, 1722–1785, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Lady Sarah Bunbury Sacrificing to the Graces

Date:
ca. 1766
Medium:
Mezzotint ( 1st state ) on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 3/4 × 15 inches (60.3 × 38.1 cm), Plate: 23 3/8 × 14 1/2 inches (59.4 × 36.8 cm), and Image: 23 3/8 × 14 3/8 inches (59.4 × 36.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite below image, lower center: "Lady Sarah Bunbery"; inscribed on verso in graphite lower left: "6981 (encircled) | 23/6/86"; lower right: "Fisher"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.87
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
altar | arches | dress | ewers | flowers (plants) | garlands | Graces (Charites), generally three in number; 'Gratie' (Ripa) | portrait | tree | vase | women
Associated People:
muses
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:21978
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