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Creator:
Print made by John Raphael Smith, 1752–1812, British
after Matthew William Peters, 1742–1814, British
Published by John Boydell, 1720–1804, British
Title:
A Cremonese Lady
Date:
1776
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 7/16 × 9 7/8 inches (31.6 × 25.1 cm), Plate: 10 5/16 × 7 13/16 inches (26.2 × 19.8 cm), and Image: 8 3/4 × 7 3/4 inches (22.2 × 19.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "21 3/4 x 18"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "542 | 188I"

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "Publish'd 30 of July 1776 by J.Boydell Engraver in the Cheapside, London."; lettered, lower center: "A CREMONESE LADY | Engraved from a painting of Mr. Peters in the collection of J. Taylor Esqr. by J.R.Smith."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.597
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22293
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