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Creator:
Print made by John Jones, ca. 1745–1797, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Rear Admiral Lord Hood

Additional Title(s):

Samuel Hood, 1st Viscount Hood

Date:
1785
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 19 7/8 × 14 inches (50.5 × 35.6 cm) and Image: 18 × 14 inches (45.7 × 35.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "B Colna[...]"; in pen and brown ink, lower right: "305 - 5"

Collector's mark: "BQ", Duke of Buccleuch, Lugt L.402

Lettered below image, lower left: "Painted by Sr. Joshua Reynolds | Engraved by J.Jones | To the Worshipful Company of Ironmongers | This Plate of Rear Admiral Lord Hood is with | Permission Dedicated by their most obedient humble Servant | John Jones | London, Publish'd according to Act Decr. 4th 1783 and Sold by J. Jones No. 63 Great Portland Street Marylebone"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.158
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Hood, Alexander, Viscount Bridport (1726–1814), naval officer and politician
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22048
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