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Creator:
Caroline Watson, 1760–1814, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Contemplation

Additional Title(s):

Elizabeth Stanhope (née Falconer)

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1790
Medium:
Engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 13 15/16 × 11 7/16 inches (35.4 × 29.1 cm) and Image: 10 3/8 × 8 5/16 inches (26.4 × 21.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "The Honble Mrs Stanhope"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.5. P.315"

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds"; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by Care.Watson | Engraver to her Majesty."; lettered, lower center: "CONTEMPLATION. | Publish'd Jan.1st.1790, by John & Josiah Booydell, Cheapside, & at the Shakespeare Gallery.Paull Mall London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10254
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:26311
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