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Creator:
William Dickinson, 1746–1823, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Rev. Dr. Thomas Percy, Dean of Carlisle

Date:
1775
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 14 3/4 x 10 15/16 inches (37.5 x 27.8 cm) and Image: 13 3/16 x 10 15/16 inches (33.5 x 27.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "51 | 14"; lower center: "Revd Dr Thomas Percy - Dean of Carlisle."

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

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds."; lower center: "Published Feby 2nd 1775"; lower right: "Engraved by W,, DIckinson"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12850
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
book | cap | Christian | clergy | dean | hat | physician | portrait | robes
Associated People:
Percy, Thomas (1729–1811), Bishop of Dromore and author
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38483
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