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Creator:
James Ward, 1769–1859, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Sir William Fawcett

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1801
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 × 15 1/4 inches (53.3 × 38.7 cm), Plate: 19 7/8 × 13 15/16 inches (50.5 × 35.4 cm), and Image: 17 7/8 × 13 15/16 inches (45.4 × 35.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: Vol.3 P.120"

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds"; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by by James Ward | Painter & Engraver to H.R.H. the Prince of Wales"; lettered, lower center: "The Right Honble | GENERAL SIR WILLM. FAWCETT, K.B. | One of His Majesty's Most Honble Privy Council; | Colonel of the Third,) or PRINCE OF WALES'S) Regt. of Dragoon Guards. | And Governor of Chelsea Hospital. | London Pub Sept 3, 1801 by JAs. WARD, No.6, Newman Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9916
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:25578
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