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Creator:
Print made by Henry Kingsbury, active 1750–1780, British
after John Hoppner, 1758–1810, British
Title:

Girl and Pigeons

Date:
1784
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 × 12 inches (40.6 × 30.5 cm), Plate: 14 7/8 × 11 inches (37.8 × 27.9 cm), and Image: 13 9/16 × 10 15/16 inches (34.4 × 27.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "389"; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "21 3/4 x 18"

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by J. Hoppner."; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by H. Kingsbury."; lettered, lower center: "GIRL AND PIGEONS | London Pubd. Nor.15.1784, by Jas. Birchall No.473, Strand."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.429
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basket | genre subject | girl
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22119
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