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Creator:
Print made by James Wilson, c.1735–c.1786
after George Morland, 1763–1804, British
Title:
The Fair Nun Unmasked
Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 7/8 × 9 7/8 inches (35.2 × 25.1 cm) and Image: 12 5/16 × 9 7/8 inches (31.3 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "#51"

Lettered, lower left: "H. Morland pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "J. Wilson fecit."; lettered, lower center: "THE FAIR NUN UNMASK'D. | On her white Breast a sparkling Cross she wore | Which Jews might kiss and Infidels adore. - POPE. | Printed for Robt. Sayer Map & Printseller No.53 in Fleet - Street London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.576
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:22272
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