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Creator:
John Smith, 1652–1743, British
after Friedrich Weidemann, ?, 1668–1750, German
Title:

The Most Illustrious Princess Sophia Electrice Dowager of Brunswick

Date:
1706
Medium:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 9/16 x 9 3/4in. (34.4 x 24.8cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on plate in lower center: "The most Illustrious Princess Sophia Electrice Dowager of Brunswick, | Successor to ye Crown of England &c. after her Majesty Queen Ann & her Royal Issue. | <Done> by I. Smith from an Original painting lately brought from Hanover. & Sold by him at ye Lyon & Corwn in Russell Street Covent Garden"

Signed on plate in lower center: "<Done> by I. Smith from an original painting . . ."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.12.644
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:24144
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