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

His Royal Highness Henry Frederick, Duke of Cumberland

Date:
1774
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 26 1/8 × 15 1/2 inches (66.4 × 39.4 cm) and Image: 24 1/2 × 15 3/8 inches (62.2 × 39.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Paul Mellon Collector's mark, verso

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds | Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds."; lettered lower center: "Published May20th 1774 for Wr. Shropshire, No.158 and T. Watson No. 142, New Bond Street. | His Royal Highness Henry Frederick, Duke of Cumberland, &c. | Published for W:Shropshire No.158, & T.Watson No.142 New Bond Street"; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by Thos. Watson. | Engrav'd by Tho. Watson."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12943
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Henry Frederick, Prince, duke of Cumberland and Strathearn (1745–1790)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38634
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