<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

 
Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Richard Livesay, 1753–1826, British
Published by Richard Livesay, 1753–1826, British
Title:

Dr. John Fothergill

Date:
1782
Medium:
Stipple engraving in brown ink on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/8 x 9 5/8 inches (33.3 x 24.5 cm), Plate: 9 3/16 x 6 5/16 inches (23.4 x 16 cm), and Image (oval): 4 5/16 x 3 3/8 inches (10.9 x 8.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "Juer 1790 (IR31/8132) 2/6"

Lettered, in brown ink, center left under oval: "R.d Livesay pines."; center right under oval: "F. Bartolozzi sculp:"; center: "JOHN FOTHERGILL."; lower center: "Published as the Act Directs Jan.y 12 1782 by R. Livesay"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.607
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
buttons | coat | medicine | oval | physician | portrait | science | wig
Associated Places:
England | United Kingdom
Associated People:
Fothergill, John (1712–1780), physician and naturalist
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
Note: The Study Room is open to Yale ID holders by appointment. Please visit the Study Room page on our website for more details.
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40810
Export:
XML


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.