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Creator:
Print made by Richard Earlom, 1743–1822, British
after Lemuel Francis Abbott, ca. 1760–1802, British
Title:

Horatio, Lord Nelson

Date:
1798
Medium:
Mezzotint (first state) on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate ): 20 1/4 × 14 1/4 inches (51.4 × 36.2 cm) and Image: 18 × 14 inches (45.7 × 35.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite lower left: "59"; lower center: "59"; lower right: "M4212"

Lettered below image left: "L F Abbot Pinx"; right: "Rich Earlom Sculpt"; center: "Published Dec.r 17th 1798 by | B B Evans London | THE RIGHT HONORABLE LORD NELSON, K.B | REAR ADMIRAL of the BLUE &c. &c. &c. | Engraved from the Original Picture in the possession of Alexander Davison Esq. | To whom this plate is respectfully Inscribed by his obliged & very obedient Servant B.B. Evans"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.479
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:22168
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