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Creator:
Print made by Benedictus Antonio van Assen, active 1788–died 1817, British
after John Hamilton Mortimer, 1740–1779, British
Published by Joseph Parry, 1744–1826, British
Title:
John Hamilton Mortimer
Date:
1810
Medium:
Etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 13/16 x 9 5/8 inches (32.6 x 24.5 cm), Plate: 10 7/8 x 7 15/16 inches (27.6 x 20.1 cm), and Image: 9 x 7 1/16 inches (22.8 x 17.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "[...]0287 (encircled)"

Lettered in black ink, lower center: "A. Van Assen Fecit | John Hamilton Mortimer. Pictor. | fac simile from a Drawing in Pen & Ink by himself. | Published Feby. 1. 1810, by J Parry, Bentinck Street, Soho."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14208
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | coat | collar | man | portrait | profile (figure)
Associated People:
Mortimer, John Hamilton (1740–1779), painter and etcher
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38854
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