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Creator:
Charles Townley, 1746–c.1800
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Sir Joshua Reynolds

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 15 7/8 × 11 1/16 inches (40.3 × 28.1 cm) and Image: 13 13/16 × 11 1/16 inches (35.1 × 28.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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

Lettered, lower center: "Sir Joshua reynolds, | Painted by himself | Drawn and Engraved by Charles Townley Member of the Royal Academy of Painting in Florence, | From the Original portrait in the Medici Collection."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10192
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:26216
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