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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Cheesman, 1760–1834/35, British
after Angelica Kauffmann RA, 1741–1807, Swiss, active in Britain (1766–81)
Title:

Marchioness of Townshend and Child

Date:
1792
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 × 16 3/4 inches (53.3 × 42.5 cm), Plate: 15 1/4 × 11 1/2 inches (38.7 × 29.2 cm), and Image (Oval): 12 3/4 × 10 5/8 inches (32.4 × 27 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered lower left: "Angelica Kauffman pinx"; lower right: "Thomas Cheesman late pupil to F.Bartolozzi sculpt"; lower center: "The Right Honorable the | Marchioness of Townshend | To whom this Plate is respectfully Inscribed | by her Ladyships most obedient humble servant | Peter Borgnis | Published may 16. 1792. by P.Bornis, No. 40 Oxford Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.553
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
child | cupid | curls | dove | dress | holding | marchioness | mother | religious and mythological subject | ribbon | sitting | sky | trees | wings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22250
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