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Creator:
Valentine Green, 1739–1813, British
after Francis Wheatley, 1747–1801, British
Published by Valentine Green, 1739–1813, British
Title:
Henry Grattan
Date:
1782
Medium:
Mezzotint and etching on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 13/16 x 10 13/16 inches (37.6 x 27.5 cm) and Image: 13 1/16 x 10 5/8 inches (33.2 x 27 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower center: "Gratten"

collector's stamp of the Paul Mellon Collection, in blue ink, on back, center, within two concentric circles: "PAUL MELLON | COLLECTION"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Painted by F. Wheatly."; lower center: "Publish'd Septr. 10th. 1782, by V. Green, No. 29, Newman Street, Oxford Street, London."; lower right: "Engrav'd by V. Green, Mezzotinto Engraver to his Majesty & to the Elector Palatine."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14521
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armed forces | coat | cravat | man | portrait | ruffle | uniform
Associated People:
Grattan, Henry (bap. 1746, d. 1820), politician
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40246
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