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Creator:
Caroline Kirkley, active 1796–1797, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Sir Joshua Reynolds

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1795
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 × 12 1/8 inches (40.6 × 30.8 cm), Plate: 14 13/16 × 11 inches (37.6 × 27.9 cm), and Image: 13 × 10 7/8 inches (33 × 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.5.P.284"

Lettered, lower left: "Sir J.Reynolds pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "Caroline Kirkley sculpt."; lettered, lower center: "SIR JOSHUA REYNOLDS, | Late President of the Royal Academy. | From a picture in the possession of his Neice Mrs. Gwatkin of Cornwall. | London Pub.d as the Act Directs March 15, 1795, by A.Molteno, Printseller to her Royal Highness the Duchess of York, No.76, St.James's Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10188
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:26212
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