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Creator:
unknown artist, ( Lewis )
after Frederick George Byron, 1764–1794, British
Title:

Breakfast at Breteuil

Date:
1801
Medium:
Aquatint, hand-colored on medium, slightly textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 19 1/4 × 26 3/8 inches (48.9 × 67 cm) and Image: 15 3/8 × 23 1/8 inches (39.1 × 58.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "98 | 21180"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "£18"

Lettered, lower left: "Frederick George Byron Esqr. del."; lettered, lower center: "London Published Novr. 1, 1801, by Willm. Holland, No.11, Cockspur Street, (removed. from oxford Street) | BREAKFAST AT BRETEUIL."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by Lewis."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11187
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
dinner | food | meal
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30659
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