- Additional Title(s):
Bless My Heart, How Cold It Is
- Part Of:
- Materials & Techniques:
- Stipple engraving and etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 8 3/8 × 6 3/8 inches (21.3 × 16.2 cm), Image: 7 5/16 × 6 3/8 inches (18.5 × 16.2 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "(IR74/872)" on back, lower right, in brown ink: "2245"; in graphite: "WINTER- | ; on s/v Wheatley [s-shaped mark]"
Lettered in black ink, lower left: "Painted by F. Wheatley"; lower center: "Bless my heart how cold it is. | Bon dieù qu'il fait froid."; lower right: "Engrav'd by F. Bartolozzi R. A. Engraver to his Majesty"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
- Subject Terms:
- bow (costume accessory) | cold | costume | fur | hat | muff | portrait | ribbon | seasons | winter | woman
- Associated People:
- Wheatley (née Pope), Clara Maria (1768–1838), Francis Wheatley's wife
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- IIIF Manifest:
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Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99), Winter, 1789
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