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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after B. Meyer, active 1782
Title:

Mrs. Chambers

Date:
1782
Medium:
Stipple engraving on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 9/16 x 10 1/4 inches (31.9 x 26 cm), Plate: 9 7/16 x 7 3/8 inches (24 x 18.8 cm), and Image (oval): 3 11/16 x 3 1/16 inches (9.4 x 7.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, upper left: "t"; on back, lower center: "Mrs (rs underlined) Chambers | mother of the Banker | (horizontal line)"; on back, lower right: "Juer 1634 1638? | Proof | 12s/ | Proof JW (initials in monogram) | (IR31/1055) III/IV"

Lettered in brown ink, along lower left border of oval image: "B. Myers pinxt,,"; along lower right border of oval image: "F. Bartolozzi Sculpt,,"; lower left: "Pubd,, July 1th,, 1782"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.647
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | curls | hand | hat | oval | portrait | ribbon | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40867
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