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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:
The Honorable George Seymour Conway
Date:
1771
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 × 14 1/8 inches (50.8 × 35.8 cm) and Image: 18 11/16 × 13 15/16 inches (47.5 × 35.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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

Lettered, lower left: "Sir Joshua Reynolds Pinx,,t"; lower center: "Publish'd the 17th of August 1771 and sold by E. Fisher at the Golden Head South side of Leicester Square | The Hon,,ble George Seymour Conway."; lower right: "E. Fisher Sculp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12910
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boy | buttons | child | cloak | collar | curls | gaze | gloves | lace | mantle | portrait | posing | satin | solemn | tassels | vest
Associated People:
Conway, Lord George Seymour (1763 - 1848), politician, comissioner of excise
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38591
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