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Creator:
John Jones, ca. 1745–1797, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:
Caleb Whitefoord Esq.
Date:
1793
Medium:
Mezzotint on thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 3/4 × 14 11/16 inches (52.7 × 37.3 cm), Plate: 19 7/8 × 13 13/16 inches (50.5 × 35.1 cm), and Image: 17 1/4 × 13 13/16 inches (43.8 × 35.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.6.P.351"

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by J.Jones, Engraver, Extraordinary to His R.H. the | Prince of Wales and Principal Engraver to HIs R.H. the Duke of York."; lettered, lower center: "CALEB WHITEFOORD ESQR. | Fellow of the Royal Societies of London and Edinburgh, | Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries, and late Secretary | to the British Commission, for treating of Peace with | America -- Anno 1782. -- | Pub'd as the Act directs June 1st, 1793, by J.Jones, No.74, Great Portland Street Portland Place."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10311
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:26368
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