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Creator:
John Faber the Younger, ca. 1695–1756, Netherlandish, active in Britain
after Allan Ramsay, 1713–1784, British
Title:
Mary, Countess of Seaforth
Date:
1751
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 x 10 1/16 inches (35.5 x 25.5 cm) and Image: 12 3/16 x 9 13/16 inches (31 x 24.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper right: "£10"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "A. Ramsay Pinxt,, 1749."; lower center: "The Rt. Honble,, Mary Countess of Seafort."; lower right: "J. Faber fecit 1751."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12780
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bows (costume accessories) | feathers | gown | hat | nobility | portrait | trees | woman
Associated People:
Mackenzie, Mary (m. 1751), countess of Seaforth
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38369
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