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Creator:
James Watson, 1740–1790, British
after Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title:

John Campbell, 4th Duke of Argyll

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1769
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 26 3/16 × 17 1/4 inches (66.5 × 43.8 cm), Plate: 24 3/8 × 15 inches (61.9 × 38.1 cm), and Image: 23 3/8 × 15 inches (59.4 × 38.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "John Campbell Duke of Argyle"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Vol.1 P.19"

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "Thos. Gainsborough Pinxt."; lettered, lower center: "J Boydell excut Jany.12 1769"; lettered, lower right: "J Watson fecit"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9759
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:29561
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