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

Mary Duchess of Ancaster

Additional Title(s):

Mary Bertie (née Panton) Duchess of Ancaster and Kesteven

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1756
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 12 15/16 × 9 inches (32.9 × 22.9 cm) and Image: 10 15/16 × 9 inches (27.8 × 22.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.1 P.15"; inscribed in graphite, vero, upper center: "1756"

Lettered, lower left: "J. Reynolds Pinxt 1758."; lettered, lower right: "Rd. Houston Fecit."; lettered, lower center: "Mary Dutchess of Ancaster, 1756 | Sold by R. Houston, near Drummonds Charing Cross."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9755
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26063
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