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Creator:
William Dickinson, 1746–1823, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Published by Victor Marie Picot, 1744–1805, French
and William Dickinson, 1746–1823, British
Title:

Jane, Duchess of Gordon

Date:
1775
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 14 15/16 x 11 inches (38 x 28 cm) and Image: 12 13/16 x 11 inches (32.6 x 28 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds"; lower center: "Jane Dutchess of Gordon.~ | Publish'd Feby 28th 1775, by V.M. Picot No.16 Strand, & Will.m Dickinson Henrietta Street Covent Garden LONDON."; lower right: "Engraved by W. Dickinson"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12852
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
agriculture | beauty | belt | collar | curls | duchess | gaze | hair | jewels | lace | necklace | pearls | political | portrait | posing | reformer | ribbons (materials) | ruff | satin | sleeves | solemn
Associated People:
Jane, Duchess of Gordon (née Maxwell) (1748/9 - 1812), academic/intellectual
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38486
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