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Creator:
Print made by Samuel Cousins, 1801–1887, British
after Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1769–1830, British
Published by Colnaghi Senr. Dominic Colnaghi & Co., established 1760, active ca. 1785–1911, Italian, active in Britain
Title:
Elizabeth, Countess Grosvenor
Date:
1883
Medium:
Mezzotint, stipple engraving, and line engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 3/8 x 15 3/16 inches (46.7 x 38.6 cm), Plate: 13 15/16 x 10 7/8 inches (35.4 x 27.7 cm), Sheet: 13 3/8 x 10 1/2 inches (34 x 26.6 cm), and Image: 9 7/16 x 7 15/16 inches (24 x 20.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Lady Grosvenor"; lower center: "- Lady Grosvenor -"; lower right: "13"; on back, upper center: "13"; on back, center right, written sideways: "5052 | H-1-"; on back, lower right: "6a"

Lettered in black ink, on chine collé, lower center: "Engraved by Samuel Cousins from the Original Picture by Sir Thomas Lawrence. | London Published June 20th. 1833, by Colnaghi Senr. Dominic Colnaghi & Co. Printsellers to their Majesties & the Royal Family, PALL MALL EAST."; on chine collé, lower right: PROOF"

signed in graphite, on chine collé, lower right: "Saml. Cousins."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art; Yale University Art Gallery Collection; Bequest of Frank Altschul, Yale BA 1908, Yale PhD (HON.) 1967
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.141
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
broach | costume | countess | curls | frills | gown | jewel | jewelry | nobility | portrait | ruffle | satin | woman
Associated People:
Leveson-Gower, Elizabeth Mary, Marchioness of Westminster (1797–1891)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:34189
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