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Creator:
James Watson, 1740–1790, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:
Isabella Molyneux (née Stanhope), Countess of Sefton
Date:
1770
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 3/8 × 10 15/16 inches (39.1 × 27.8 cm) and Image: 13 5/16 × 10 7/8 inches (33.8 × 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.5.P.240"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "afterwards Lady [Sefton]"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, lower left: "N17322"

Lettered, lower left: "Sr. Joshua Reynolds pinxt."; lettered, lower center: "The Right Honble. Lady Molineux. | Publish'd according to Act of Parliament Novr. 20th, 1770, & Sold by Jas. WATSON, Queen Ann Street near Titchfield Street, Oxford Bond, &B.CLOWES, No.18 Gutter Lane Cheapside, LONDON.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10107
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:26075
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