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Creator:
John Henry Robinson, 1796–1871, British
after Sir Edwin Henry Landseer, 1802–1873, British
Title:

The Mantilla

Date:
1838
Medium:
Engraving on thick, smooth, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 24 1/4 × 18 inches (61.6 × 45.7 cm), Plate: 18 1/4 × 13 inches (46.4 × 33 cm), and Image: 14 1/16 × 10 inches (35.7 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "PAINTED BY EDWIN LANDSEER, R.A."; lettered, lower right: "ENGRAVED BY JOHN H. ROBINSON. | Honr. Member of the Imperial Academy of St. Petersburgh."; lettered, lower center: "THE MANTILLA. | To Sir George Villers G.C.B. Her Majesty's Minister | at the Court of Madrid. | this Portrait of Mrs. Lister. | is most respectfully dedicated by his much obliged Servant F. G. Moon | LONDON : PUBLISHED JANY 1 1838, BY F.G.MOON, 20, THREADNEEDLE STREET, PRINTSELLER IN ORDINARY (BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT) TO HER MAJESTY."; lettered, lower left: "Printed by M Queen."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10370
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:26426
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