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Creator:
Print made by William Ward, 1766–1826, British
after Samuel Woodforde, 1763–1817, British
Title:

Herself the Fairest Flower

Date:
1815
Medium:
Mezzotint (proof) on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 14 5/8 × 11 1/4 inches (37.1 × 28.6 cm) and Image: 12 1/16 × 9 15/16 inches (30.6 × 25.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "626"; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "21 3/4 x 18 | 22450"

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by S.Woodforde, Esqr. R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by Wm. Ward A.R.A. Engraaver to their | R.H. the Prince Regent & the Duke of York."; lettered, lower center: "London, Published March 14 1815, by T. Macdonald 39 Fleet Street. | Herself the Fairest Flower | From a Picture in the Possession of Abraham Caldecott Esqr."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.694
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:22391
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