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Creator:
George Dawe, 1781–1829, British
after Henry Raeburn, 1756–1823, British
Title:
Henry Dundas, 1st Viscount Melville
Date:
1806
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 26 1/4 × 15 7/8 inches (66.7 × 40.3 cm) and Image: 24 5/8 × 15 7/8 inches (62.5 × 40.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.4 P.236"

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Mr. Reaburn. | Published Novr.20th.1806, by D.Hatton, 56 Princes Street, Edinburgh."; lettered, lower center: "HENRY LORD VISCOUNT MELVILLE. | BARON DUNIRA, LORD PRIVY SEAL for SCOTLAND, GOVERNOR of the BANK of SCOTLAND, &c.&c | Dedicated (by permission) to the Right Honorable the Earl of Hopetown. | by His Lordships most obedient humble servant David Hatton."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by G.Dawe."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10104
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:26072
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