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Creator:
John Raphael Smith, 1752–1812, British
Title:
Sir Harbord Harbord Bart.
Date:
1783
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 25 11/16 × 15 15/16 inches (65.2 × 40.5 cm), Plate: 25 1/4 × 15 1/2 inches (64.1 × 39.4 cm), and Image: 24 × 15 1/2 inches (61 × 39.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Thos Gainsborough Esqr. R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by John Raphael Smith"; lettered, lower center: "SIR HARBORD HARBORD BART, | Many Years one of the Representatives for the City of Norwich. | Engraved at the request of many of his Constituents from a Portrait placed by them in their Public Hall; on gratefull Testimony of his uninfluenced Conduct in Parliament | and assiduous attention to the Public & Commercial Interests of that City | London Publish'd Feby 1 17[... ] by J.R.Smith [...] Oxford Street"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11618
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:31276
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