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Creator:
John Raphael Smith, 1752–1812, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Reverend Richard Robinson, Archibishop of Armagh

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1775
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 7/8 × 15 1/8 inches (53 × 38.4 cm), Plate: 19 7/8 × 14 inches (50.5 × 35.6 cm), and Image: 17 3/4 × 13 15/16 inches (45.1 × 35.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.5 P.287"

Lettered, lower left: "Sr.Joshua Reynolds pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "J.R.Smith Sculpt."; lettered, lower center: "THE MOST REV'D.RICH'D: ROBINSON, D:D: ARCHIBISHOP OF ARMAGH PRIMATE | AND METROPOLITAN OF ALL IRELAND. | Engraved from an Original Painting of Sr.: Joshua Reynolds in the possession | of Mrs: Montague to whoe this Plate is inscrib'd by her oblig'd and obedient Humble Servant, | John Raphael Smith. | Publish'd the 13th: of Sept. 1775 by J.R.Smith No.10 Batemans Buildings Soho Square."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10200
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
coat | gloves | landscape | portrait | rock (landform) | sash | trees | tricorn hat
Associated People:
Robinson, Richard (1708-1794), Bishop
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26226
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