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Creator:
James Watson, 1740–1790, British
after Sir Joshua Reynolds RA, 1723–1792, British
Title:
Charles James Fox with Lady Sarah Bunbury and Lady Susan Strangways
Date:
1762
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 24 11/16 × 16 3/4 inches (62.7 × 42.5 cm) and Image: 24 × 16 3/4 inches (61 × 42.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Paul Mellon Collector's mark, verso

Lettered, lower left: "J.Reynolds pinx. | Lady Sarah Lenox, 4th Daughter of Charles 2nd Duke of Richmond Lenox and | Aubligny, aetatis suae 17. Since Married to Thomas Charles Bunbury of Suffolk."; lettered, lower center: "Lady Susan Sarah Louisa Strangways, Eldest Daughter of Stephen | Earl of Ilchester, atatis suae 19. | Publish'd by Jas. Watson No.16 Craven Buildings Drury Lane Jon Bowles Cornhill Carington Bowles St. Pauls Church Yard, & Robt Sayer Fleet Street London. Price 10/6."; lettered, lower right: "Jas. Watson fecit | Charles James Fox, 2nd Son of the Right Hoonble Henry Fox, aetatis suae 13. | Anno Domini 1762."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12940
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Fox-Strangways, Lady Susannah (1743–1827)
Fox, Charles James (1749–1806), politician
Lennox, Lady Sarah (1745–1826), noblewoman and society beauty
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38625
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