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Creator:
John Faber the Younger, ca. 1695–1756, Netherlandish, active in Britain
Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1646–1723, German, active in Britain (from 1676)
Title:
Joseph Addison Esq.
Date:
1733
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 5/16 × 10 1/8 inches (36.4 × 25.7 cm), Plate: 13 7/8 × 9 3/4 inches (35.2 × 24.8 cm), and Image: 12 9/16 × 9 11/16 inches (31.9 × 24.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.1. P.7"; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "13"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "In [...] of the other"

Lettered, lower left: "G.Kneller Bart Pinxt"; lettered, lower center: "Joseph Addison Esqr. &c."; lettered, lower right: "J. Faber fecit 1733 | 34"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9745
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:26048
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