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Creator:
George Siegmund Facius, 1750–1804
And Johann G. Facius, 1750–after 1802, German
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

West Window of the Chapel, New College Oxford, Adoration of the Shepherds, From the Nativity Scene

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1785
Medium:
Stipple engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 26 15/16 × 18 1/8 inches (68.4 × 46 cm), Plate: 25 3/8 × 16 7/16 inches (64.5 × 41.8 cm), and Image: 23 3/16 × 15 1/16 inches (58.9 × 38.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds | Drawn by Josiah Boydell."; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by G.S. & J.G.Facius."; lettered, lower center: "Publish'd Septr. 1st.1785, by John Boydell, Engraver, in Cheapside, London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10339
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boy | Christianity | clouds | lamb | men | moon | New Testament | religious and mythological subject | shepherds | staffs
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26395
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