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Creator:
Edward Fisher, 1722–1785, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Published by Edward Fisher, 1722–1785, British
Title:
Lady Amabel and Lady Mary, Daughters of Lord Royston and the Marchioness of Grey
Date:
1762
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 3/4 × 14 1/4 inches (50.2 × 36.2 cm) and Image: 17 9/16 × 14 3/16 inches (44.6 × 36 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, center: "Lady Amabella | and | Lady Mary Grey | Daughters of Lord Royston | and the Marchioness of Grey."

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

Lettered, lower left: "Js Reynolds Pinx,,t~"; lower center: "Publish'd accord.g to Act of Parliam.t by Ed. Fisher at Mr,, Deering's, in great Newport Street, Leicester Square"; lower right: "E~Fisher~ Fecit.~~"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12900
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
birds | choker | daughters | dog (animal) | doves | embroidery | fancy dress | flowers (plants) | fur coat | garden | girls | grass | landscape | pearls | pedestal | playing | portrait | robes | sashes | sphinx | statue | statues | trees | walking | women
Associated People:
Hume-Campbell, Amabel, Countess de Grey (1751 - 1833), author/poet
Robinson, Mary Jemima, Lady Grantham (1757 - 1830)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38581
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