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Creator:
Edward Fisher, 1722–1785, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:
His Royal Highness William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland
Date:
ca. 1760
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/16 × 9 1/16 inches (33.1 × 23 cm) and Image: 10 7/8 × 9 inches (27.7 × 22.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Marked in blue ink, on back, center, collector's stamp: Paul Mellon Collection

Lettered, lower left: "J. Reynolds Pinxit 1760"; lower center: "His Royal Highness (coat of arms) William Agustus | Duke of Cumberland."; lower right: "Edw.d Fisher fect"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12827
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
buttons | coat | cravat | curls | duke | duke | embroidery | gaze | lace | man | medal | portrait | posing | sash | wig
Associated People:
William Augustus, Prince, duke of Cumberland (1721–1765), army office
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38446
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