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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Burke, 1749–1815, British
after Angelica Kauffmann RA, 1741–1807, Swiss, active in Britain (1766–81)
Published by Thomas Macklin, active 1779–1793, British
Title:
Content and Innocence
Date:
1797
Medium:
Hand-colored stipple engraving on moderately thick, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 3/8 x 15 1/4 inches (51.7 x 38.7 cm), Plate: 16 15/16 x 12 13/16 inches (43 x 32.5 cm), and Image: 13 1/8 x 10 7/16 inches (33.3 x 26.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Marked in blue ink, on back, lower center, collector's stamp: Paul Mellon Collection

Lettered, center left along image: "Painted by Angelica Kauffman R.A."; center right along image: "Engrav'd by T. Burke"; lower center: "CONTENT and INNOCENCE. | From an original picture in the possession of George Bowles, Esq.r | ~~London, Publish'd March 2.d 1797, by Tho.s Macklin, Poets Gallery, Fleet Street~~"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11822
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cloaks | daughter | dresses | fancy dress | flowers (plants) | garlands | mother | pearls | plants | portrait | slippers | trees | woods
Associated People:
Rushout, Anne (d. 1849)
Rebecca, Lady Northwick (nee Bowles, married Sir John Rushout; d. 1818)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31503
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