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Creator:
Print made by Johnson, active 1766
Title:
The Italian Bird Catcher
Date:
1766
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, moderately textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 1/2 × 11 1/4 inches (44.5 × 28.6 cm), Plate: 14 × 9 7/8 inches (35.6 × 25.1 cm), and Image: 12 7/16 × 9 7/8 inches (31.6 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "#64"

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "Johnson delint. & fecit."; lettered, lower right: "Pub. accordg. to Act of parl. March 17th, 1766."; lettered, lower center: "The Italian Bird Catcher."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.971
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:22661
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