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Creator:
James McArdell, ca. 1729–1765, Irish
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Elizabeth Berkeley (née Drax), Countess of Berkeley

Part Of:

Collective Title: Iconographie Anglaise par Reynolds et Autres

Date:
1757
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 12 15/16 × 9 inches (32.9 × 22.9 cm) and Image: 10 13/16 × 8 13/16 inches (27.5 × 22.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "#178"

Watermark

Lettered, lower left: "J. Reynolds pinxt."; lettered, lower right: "Js. McArdell fecit."; lettered, lower center: "Elizabeth Countess of Berkley. | Publish'd according to Act of Parliament, 1757 & Sold at the Golden head in Covent Garden."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.9793
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:32212
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