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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Pierre N. Violet, 1749–1819, French
Title:

Mrs. Gautherot

Date:
1790
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on thin, smooth, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/2 x 5 13/16 inches (19.1 x 14.7 cm), Plate: 7 3/16 x 5 1/2 inches (18.3 x 14 cm), and Image (oval): 4 13/16 x 4 3/16 inches (12.2 x 10.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Mrs. Gautherot"; on back, lower left: "3"; on back, lower center: "(IR31/1077)"; on back, lower right: "3/6 | 7/6 (crossed out) | Juer 1664"

Lettered in black ink, along lower left border of oval image: "P. Violet pinxt. 1790."; along lower right border of oval image: "F. Bartolozzi Sculpxt. 1790."; lower center: "Publishd as the Act directs dec: 1790."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.654
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | gown | music | musician | oval | portrait | sofa | violin | violinist | woman
Associated People:
Gautherot, Louisa (d. 1808), violinist
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40875
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