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Creator:
Thomas Watson, 1743–1781, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:

Mrs. Frances Ann Crewe as 'St. Genevieve'

Date:
1773
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 18 7/8 × 20 1/4 inches (47.9 × 51.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Paul Mellon Collector's mark, verso

Lettered lower left: "Publish'd Octr.25th 1773 for S: Hooper Ludgate Hill, W:Shropshire N.158 & T:Watson No.142 New Bond Street"; lettered, lower center: "MRS. CREW."; lettered, lower right: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds. | Engrav'd by Thomas Watson."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12929
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Frances Anne, Lady Crewe (bap. 1748, d. 1818), political hostess
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38610
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