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Creator:
Print made by John Raphael Smith, 1752–1812, British
after Matthew William Peters, 1742–1814, British
Title:
Lady Elizabeth Compton
Date:
1780
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 9/16 × 12 5/8 inches (44.6 × 32.1 cm), Plate: 15 × 11 1/8 inches (38.1 × 28.3 cm), and Image: 13 1/2 × 11 1/16 inches (34.3 × 28.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "4584 | g/a/. | #45"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "20 x 15"

Watermark and Collector's mark :"AM" (verso)

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by W. Peters R.A."; lettered, lower center: "The Rt. Honble. Lady Elizabeth Compton. | Feby.24th.1780, Publish'd by J.R. Smith No.10 Batemans Buildings Soho Square, & at No. 171 Strand, London."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by J.R.Smith."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.591
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:22287
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