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Creator:
Print made by Valentine Green, 1739–1813, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

The Right Honourable Lady Elizabeth Compton

Date:
1781
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 24 1/2 × 15 1/4 inches (62.2 × 38.7 cm) and Image: 24 × 15 1/4 inches (61 × 38.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, center: "29 x 21 lt"

Scratched lettering below image: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds| Engraved by V. Green, Mezzotinto Engraver to his Majesty, & to the Elector Palatine"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.179
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:22070
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