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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title:
Georgiana, Countess Spencer
Date:
1783
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 x 7 3/4 inches (26 x 19.7 cm), Plate: 8 3/8 x 6 1/4 inches (21.3 x 15.9 cm), and Image: 4 7/8 x 3 7/8 inches (12.4 x 9.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, in black ink, center left: "Gainsborough pinxt."; center right: "F. Bartolozzi Sculps:"; lower center: "Georgiana Countess Spencer. | Publish'd as the Act directs 1st, Jan.y 1783, by Jean Mare Pascal Berlin"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.668
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
buttons | coat | countess | engraving | oval | portrait | stock | trees | vest | wig | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40904
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