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Creator:
James Watson, 1740–1790, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:
John Hawkesworth
Date:
1773
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 × 13 inches (43.2 × 33 cm), Plate: 15 × 10 15/16 inches (38.1 × 27.8 cm), and Image: 12 1/2 × 10 7/8 inches (31.8 × 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "vol.3 P.167"

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "Sr. Joshua Reynolds pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "James Watson fecit."; lettered, lower center: "John Hawkesworth L.L.D. | Publish'd according to Act of Parliament Decr.1st.1773 by Jas. Watson N.45 Little Queen Ann Street, near Portland Chapel & B.Clowes No.18 Gutter Lane Cheapside."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9996
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:25795
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