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Creator:
John Raphael Smith, 1752–1812, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:
Joseph Warton, D.D. Master of Winchester College
Date:
1777
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, beige, laid paper, mounted on, moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 24 × 17 1/4 inches (61 × 43.8 cm), Sheet: 14 5/8 × 10 15/16 inches (37.1 × 27.8 cm), and Image: 13 1/2 × 10 15/16 inches (34.3 × 27.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper center: [...]1817"

Watermark: J Whatman | 1842

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds"; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by J.R.Smith."; lettered, lower center: "JOSEPH WARTON, D.D. | Master of Winchester College."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.15109
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Warton, Joseph (bap. 1722, d. 1800), poet and literary critic
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31866
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