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Creator:
Edward Fisher, 1722–1785, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Miss Morris, as Hope Nursing Cupid

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1771
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 7/8 × 14 7/8 inches (53 × 37.8 cm), Plate: 19 7/8 × 14 1/16 inches (50.5 × 35.7 cm), and Image: 19 1/2 × 14 1/16 inches (49.5 × 35.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Hope Nursing Love Miss Palmer"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.5 P.265"

Lettered, lower left: "Sir Joshua Reynolds Pinxt."; lettered, lower center: "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament 25 July 1771, and sold by E.Fisher, at the Golden Head in Leicester Square."; lettered, lower right: "E.Fisher. Sculpt."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10156
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:26179
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