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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, eighteenth century
after John Collet, ca. 1725–1780, British
Published by Carington Bowles, 1724–1793, British
Title:

The Feathered Fair, Feeding the Feathered Fowl

Date:
1783
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 1/2 × 11 5/8 inches (47 × 29.5 cm), Plate: 14 × 9 7/8 inches (35.6 × 25.1 cm), and Image: 13 × 9 7/8 inches (33 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "195"

Lettered below image: "The Feather'd Fair, Feeding the Feather'd Fowl. | Printed for & Sold by Carington Bowles, at his Map & Print Warehouse, No.69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, London. Publish'd as the Act directs, 2 Jan 1783"; lower left: "489"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.787
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:22480
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