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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after John Smart, 1741–1811, British
Published by Thomas Watson, 1743–1781, British
Published by William Dickinson, 1746–1823, British
Title:

Sir Henry Clinton

Date:
1780
Medium:
Stipple engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 7/8 x 7 15/16 inches (27.6 x 20.1 cm), Plate: 6 3/4 x 5 1/8 inches (17.1 x 13 cm), and Image (oval): 3 3/8 x 2 5/8 inches (8.6 x 6.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "434 | 16 (horizontal line separating 434 and 16) | 17/"; on back, lower right: "1765 Juer | ? Sir H Clinton | (IR31/785a) | [u-shaped mark] | 5"

Lettered in brown ink, center left: "Painted by J. Smart"; center right: "Engraved by F. Bartolozzi"; lower center: "London, Publish'd 8th. October 1780, for Watson & Dickinson No. 158, New Bond Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.598
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
army | costume | general | man | officer (military officer) | oval | politician | portrait
Associated People:
Clinton, Sir Henry (1730–1795), army officer
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40802
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