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

William Kingsley Esq.

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1760
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 11/16 × 11 3/16 inches (39.8 × 28.4 cm), Plate: 15 3/8 × 10 7/8 inches (39.1 × 27.6 cm), and Image: 13 9/16 × 10 7/8 inches (34.4 × 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.4 P.199"

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "J.Reynolds pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "R.Houston fecit 1760."; lettered, lower center: "William Kingsley Esqr. | Major General of his Majesty's Forces, Colonel of the 20 Regiment of Foot, | and Governor of Fort William in North Britain. | Printed for Richd. Houston at Charing Cross, Thos. Jeffreys the Corner of St.Martins Lane & Robt. Sayer, at the Golden Buck in Fleet Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10049
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:25895
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