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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Richard Cosway, 1742–1821, British
Published by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
Title:

Miss Eyre

Former Title(s):

Miss Eyre, This is the Age when human bliss stands still, Enjoys the good without the fear of ill. 1778.

Additional Title(s):

This is the Age, when human bliss stands still, Enjoys the good, without the fear of ill

Date:
1778
Medium:
Etching and stipple engraving in brown ink on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 x 4 inches (15.2 x 10.2 cm), Sheet: 5 1/4 x 3 1/2 inches (13.3 x 8.9 cm), and Image: 4 5/8 x 3 inches (11.7 x 7.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "Miss Eyre"; lower right: "scarce"; lower right: "[...]"

Lettered, in brown ink, lower left: "Cosway del."; lower right: "F Bartolozzi Sculp : 1778"; lower center: "This is the Age, when human bliss stands still, | Enjoys the good, without the fear of ill.~ | Published Nov. 7, 1778, as the Act directs by F. Bartolozzi, London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.653
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bonnet | child | cushion | dog (animal) | dress | girl | plume | portrait | sash | tassel
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40873
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