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Creator:
Print made by John Young, 1755–1825, British
after John Hoppner, 1758–1810, British
Title:
A Sleeping Bacchante
Date:
1789
Medium:
Mezzotint (etched letter proof) on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 15 3/4 inches (30.2 × 40 cm), Plate: 10 15/16 × 14 1/2 inches (27.8 × 36.8 cm), and Image: 9 7/8 × 14 3/8 inches (25.1 × 36.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "10157"

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by J Hoppner Esq. Portrait Painter | to HIs Royal Highness the Prince of Wales"; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by J Young Engraver in Mezzotints to His | Royal Higness the Prince of Wales"; lettered, lower center: "A Sleeping Bacchante | Publish'd Dec. 2nd 1789 , J Young New Store Street Bedford Square, London"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.435
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:22125
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