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Creator:
John Keyse Sherwin, c.1751–1790, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Mrs. Frances Abington (née Barton) as Roxalana in "The Sultan"

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1791
Medium:
Stipple engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 9 5/8 × 7 9/16 inches (24.4 × 19.2 cm) and Image: 8 3/4 × 7 3/16 inches (22.2 × 18.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.1. P.4"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Mrs Abington"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9742
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
actress | performance | portrait | stage | theater (discipline) | woman
Associated People:
Abington, Frances (1737–1815), actress
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26045
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Justin Lovill, 1776 : A London Chronicle or How to Divert Oneself while Losing an Empire, The Bunbury Press, London, 2019, p. 604, DA682 .L66 2019 (LC) (YCBA)


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