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Creator:
John Faber the Younger, ca. 1695–1756, Netherlandish, active in Britain
after Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1646–1723, German, active in Britain (from 1676)
Title:

Joanni Wootton

Additional Title(s):

Joannis Wyck

Jan Wyck

Date:
1730
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 13 3/4 x 9 13/16 inches (35 x 25 cm) and Image: 11 1/2 x 9 13/16 inches (29.2 x 25 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, center: "124"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "G: Kneller pinx: 1685."; lower center: "Optimi Ingeny Viro | Joanni Wootton | JOANNIS WYCK insignis Præliorum Pictoris quondam Discipulo hanc Magistri Effigiem | 29. Octobris 1652 Natus est Obyt 1700."; lower right: "J. Faber fecit 1730. | DDD. Faber."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12747
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | bust | cravat | lace | man | oval | portrait | wig
Associated People:
Wyck, Jan van (c.1645–1700), painter
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38311
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