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Creator:
Richard Houston, ca. 1721–1775, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Miss Kitty Fisher

Additional Title(s):

Mrs. Catherine Marie Norris (née Fisher)

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1759
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 13 11/16 × 9 15/16 inches (34.8 × 25.2 cm) and Image: 12 1/2 × 9 7/8 inches (31.8 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "No.106 [Sh].69"; in graphite, lower left: "56"; lower right: "Vol.3 P.122"

Lettered, lower left: "J.Reynolds pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "Rich.Houston Fecit."; lettered, lower center: "Miss kitty Fischer."; lettered, lower left, 1759 June 2nd | My Dearest [W]ife"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9925
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:25587
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