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

Reverend Jonathan Shipley, Bishop of St. Asaph

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1777
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 13 7/8 × 9 13/16 inches (35.2 × 24.9 cm) and Image: 12 3/4 × 9 13/16 inches (32.4 × 24.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol. 6.P.205"; inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso, lower left: "N15[8]40"

lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sr. Joshua Reynolds."; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by J.R.Smith."; lettered, lower center: "The Rt: REVD. JOHNN. SHIPLEY BISHOP of ST. ASAPH | Pub'd 5 Feb'y 1777 by J.R.Smith, Batemans Buildings, Soho Square."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10224
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bands | bishop (prelate) | man | portrait | tippet | wig
Associated People:
Shipley, Jonathan (1714-1788), Bishop of Llandaff and St. Asaph
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26281
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