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Creator:
Print made by Charles Knight, 1743–c.1826, British
after Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1769–1830, British
Title:

Miss Farren

Additional Title(s):

Elizabeth Farren, later Countess of Derby

Date:
1791
Medium:
Etching and stipple engraving (second state) on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 20 3/8 × 14 1/8 inches (51.8 × 35.9 cm) and Image: 19 1/2 × 12 3/8 inches (49.5 × 31.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "C8723 Lxdic/-/-. | Miss Farren. Countess of Derby"; lower center: "The Earliest know state | of this plate | With the name of C. Knight | as Engraver, afterwards | altered to Bartolozzi and with the date much | earlier than in the 1st published | state."; lower right: "Later state sold at Christies | 1910. £131.10.0 | in which the name of Knight was erased | Exce[...] grace | a most brilliant proof | dated 1791 | the earliest proof date | Sir T Laurence Pinxt."

Lettered below image: "T Lawrence Pinxt. | C Knight Sculpt. 1791"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.451
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:22141
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