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Creator:
Print made by James McArdell, ca. 1729–1765, Irish
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Emily Countess of Kildare

Date:
1754
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 14 1/8 × 10 1/8 inches (35.9 × 25.7 cm) and Image: 12 9/16 × 9 13/16 inches (31.9 × 24.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "189"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "27"

Collector's mark, brown ink, JR initia

Lettered, lower left: "J Reynolds pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "J. McArdell fecit."; lettered, lower center: "Emily Countess of Kildare, 1754. | To the Rt. Honble James Earl of Kildare This PLATE is humbly Dedicated by his Lordships most Obedient Servt."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.182
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Fitzgerald, Emilia Mary (1731 - 1814), Duchess of Leinster
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22073
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