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Creator:
Print made by William Faithorne, 1656–ca. 1701, British
Title:
An Old Woman Reading
Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 9/16 x 13 11/16 inches (47.2 x 34.7 cm), Plate: 17 5/8 x 12 1/2 inches (44.7 x 31.8 cm), and Image: 15 3/4 x 12 1/2 inches (40 x 31.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in orange ink, on front, upper center: "126"; on back, in graphite, lower left: "W.F"; lower right: "#182"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.759
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bonnet | books | collar | drapery | dress | eyeglasses | eyes | gaze | genre subject | lace | old | reading | sitting | thoughtful | windows | woman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22456
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