<< 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 John Downman, 1750–1824, British
Title:

Portrait of Lt. J. G. Riddell

Former Title(s):

George James Riddell,

Lieutenant Riddell

Date:
1784
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching, in red ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 8 1/8 x 6 1/8 inches (20.6 x 15.5 cm) and Image (oval): 7 3/8 x 6 1/8 inches (18.7 x 15.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "Juer 1889"

Lettered, lower left: "J. Downman pinx.t"; lower right: "F. Bartolozzi sculp."; lower center: "GEORGE JAMES RIDDELL,"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.633
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bow (costume accessory) | buttonholes | buttons | coat | curls | epaulets | fringe | man | oval | portrait | profile (figure) | stock | vest | wig
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:40839
Export:
XML


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