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Creator:
Print made by James Bretherton, ca. 1730–1806, British
after Charles Bretherton, ca. 1760–1783, British
after Henry William Bunbury, 1750–1811, British
Title:

Study of a Lady

Date:
1781
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, blued white laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 3/8 x 8 15/16 inches (31.4 x 22.7 cm), Plate: 10 7/8 x 7 3/8 inches (27.6 x 18.8 cm), and Image: 10 9/16 x 7 1/8 inches (26.9 x 18.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "44556 (encircled)"

Lettered in black ink, within image, lower left: "Js. & Charles Bretherton f."; within image, lower right: "3d. Jany. 1781."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11188
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bonnet (hat) | bows (costume accessories) | costume | curls | dress | figure study | genre subject | gesture | gown | hand | hat | lady | profile | ribbon | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30660
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