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Creator:
Print made by William Doughty, 1757–1782, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Published by William Doughty, 1757–1782, British
Title:

The Rev. William Mason, M. A.

Date:
1779
Medium:
Mezzotint and etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 3/16 x 14 3/4 inches (48.8 x 37.4 cm), Plate: 17 7/8 x 12 15/16 inches (45.4 x 32.9 cm), and Image: 15 1/2 x 12 15/16 inches (39.4 x 32.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, center: "15 x 19 1/2"; on back, lower right: "2 - 2311 - 23/c | 28d"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds."; lower center: "The Revd,, Willm,, Mason M. A. | London, Published as the Act directs November 25th; 1779 by William Doughty No. 31 Charlotte Street, Portland Chapel."; lower right: "Engraved by Willm. Doughty."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art; Yale University Art Gallery Collection; Gift of Frank Altschul, Yale BA 1908, Yale PhD (HON.) 1967
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1994.4.153
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
coat | man | papers (document genres) | portrait | scroll (information artifact) | waistcoat | wig
Associated People:
Mason, William (1725–1797), religious official, poet and garden designer
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:34308
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