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Creator:
Henry M. Hudson, active 1782–1800, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Sir William Hamilton K.B.

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1788
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 25 1/8 × 15 3/4 inches (63.8 × 40 cm), Plate: 24 5/16 × 14 7/8 inches (61.8 × 37.8 cm), and Image: 22 1/2 × 14 7/8 inches (57.2 × 37.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, upper center: "12 March [...] 1812"

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir J.Reynolds."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by H.Hudson."; lettered, lower center: "To the Right Honble, and Honble. the Trustees of the British Museum | This Print of the HOnble. Sir William Hamilton K.B. Envoy Extraordy and Minister Plenipotenty at Naples &c.&c. | From an original Picture in their Collectin is with permission most respectfully inscribed by their obliged & obedt. Servt. Henry Hudson | Published [Feby 1788], by J.Young, No.28 Newman Street London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9980
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:25778
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