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Creator:
John Jones, ca. 1745–1797, British
Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

The Right Honourable Sir James Esdaile

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1793
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightlly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 24 15/16 × 18 1/2 inches (63.3 × 47 cm), Plate: 22 × 16 inches (55.9 × 40.6 cm), and Image: 17 5/8 × 14 inches (44.8 × 35.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.2 P.116"

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by J.Jones Engraver Extraordinary to HIs R.H. the Prince of Wales. | and Principal Engraver to HIs R.H.the Duke of York."; lettered, lower center: :The Right Honble. Sr.James Esdaile, | Lord Mayor of London, Anno; 1778. | Pub'd. as the Act directs Jany.1st.1793 by J.Jones No.75.Great Portland Street Portland Place and Messr.Boydells Cheapside."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9908
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:25570
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