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Creator:
James McArdell, ca. 1729–1765, Irish
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:
Lady Fortescue
Date:
1757
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 × 10 1/16 inches (35.6 × 25.6 cm) and Image: 12 9/16 × 9 15/16 inches (31.9 × 25.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.3 P.129"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, lower left: "N14770"

Lettered, lower left: "J. Reynolds pinxt."; lettered, lower center: "Lady Fortescue 1757. | Sold at the Golden Head in Covent Garden."; lettered, lower right: "Jas. McArdell fecit"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9941
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:25604
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