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Creator:
John Dixon, ca. 1740–1811, Irish
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Lady Mary O'Brien

Additional Title(s):

Mrs. Mary FitzMaurice, 4th Countess of Orkney

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1774
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 1/16 × 15 1/4 inches (53.5 × 38.7 cm), Plate: 19 7/8 × 14 inches (50.5 × 35.6 cm), and Image: 18 1/16 × 13 15/16 inches (45.9 × 35.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Miss Nelly O'Brian"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.5 P.258"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Miss Mary Obrien | (formerly titled Miss Nelly Obrien)"

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sr.Joshua Reynolds"; lettered, lower right: "Engravd by J.Dixon"; lettered, lower center: "Publish'd Sept. 29th 1774 by W.W.Ryland"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10139
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:26158
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