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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Angelica Kauffmann RA, 1741–1807, Swiss, active in Britain (1766–81)
Title:
Sincerity
Date:
1781
Medium:
Mezzotint and etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 15/16 x 7 13/16 inches (27.8 x 19.8 cm), Plate: 6 x 4 7/16 inches (15.2 x 11.2 cm), and Image: 4 x 3 3/16 inches (10.1 x 8.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on front, lower left: "B[...] [...] unfinished"; inscribed in graphite on back, lower center: "IV/IV Juer 109"

Lettered, black ink, center left along image: "Ang. Kauffman inv."; center right along image: "F. Bartolozzi Sculp."; center: "SINCERITY. | Publish'd Oct [very faint]: 1st, 1781 by W. Palmer N.o 159 Strand."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.593
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cloth | curls | dress | engraving | feather | noblewoman | oval | portrait | profile | woman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40796
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