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Creator:
Print made by John Jones, ca. 1745–1797, British
after Stephen Hewson, active 1768–1805
Title:

The Roguish Boy

Date:
1791
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 5/16 × 10 13/16 inches (38.9 × 27.5 cm), Plate: 14 × 9 15/16 inches (35.6 × 25.2 cm), and Image: 13 × 9 7/8 inches (33 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "#86"

Lettered, lower left: S. Hewson pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "J.Jones fecit."; lettered, lower center: "The Roguish Boy. | Publish'd as the Act directs Octr.1.1791, by J. Jones, No.75, Great Portland Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.972
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:22662
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