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Creator:
Print made by Joseph Collyer, 1748–1827, British
after John Downman, 1750–1824, British
Published by M. Lawson, 18th century, British
Title:
Miss Eliza Farren
Date:
1788
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 3/8 x 9 9/16 inches (31.5 x 24.3 cm), Plate: 11 x 8 7/16 inches (27.9 x 21.4 cm), and Image: 8 15/16 x 7 1/2 inches (22.7 x 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "#32"

Lettered in black ink, lower center: "MISS FARREN. | Engraved by Mr, Collyer from a drawing made by Mr. Downman | for the Scenery at Richmond House. | London : Printed for M. Lawson, No, 168. Strand. Feby. 14 1788."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.511
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
actress | bow (costume accessory) | collar | costume | curls | dress | girl | gown | oval | portrait | ruffle | sash | smiling | theater (discipline)
Associated People:
Farren, Elizabeth (1759x62–1829), actress
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22199
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