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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Angelica Kauffmann RA, 1741–1807, Swiss, active in Britain (1766–81)
Title:

Tancred and Clorinda

Date:
1785
Medium:
Mezzotint and etching on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/8 x 9 3/16 inches (28.3 x 23.4 cm), Plate: 10 11/16 x 8 3/4 inches (27.2 x 22.2 cm), and Image (oval): 8 1/8 x 6 11/16 inches (20.7 x 17 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, on front, lower center: "Tancred & Clorinda"; lower left, in graphite: "[...] 2/6"; lower center, in graphite: "[...] +11 308"; lower right, in graphite: "[...]"; on back, in graphite, lower center: "217"

Lettered, in black ink, center left (along oval): "Angelica Kauffman pinxt."; center right (along oval): "F. Bartolozzi Sculp. 1785"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.676
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
battle | Christianity | death | epics | feather | helmets | Islam | Islamic (Muslim) | Jerusalem | Jerusalem Delivered, 1581 | knights | love | lovers | mythology | portrait | sword | the First Crusade | trees | valley | wars
Associated People:
Clorinda
Tancred
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40912
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