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Creator:
Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Giovanni Battista Cipriani RA, 1727–1785, Italian, active in Britain (1755-85)
Title:

Ticket for the Benefit of Mr. Borghi

Former Title(s):

For the Benefit of Mr. Borghi

Date:
1780
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 1/2 x 6 5/8 inches (19.1 x 16.8 cm), Plate: 4 5/8 x 4 3/8 inches (11.7 x 11.1 cm), and Image: 4 x 3 1/2 inches (10.2 x 8.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite lower right: "C1915 III/IV"; inscribed on back in graphite center: "a Borghi ticket | 899-1405"; in graphite lower right: "F Bartolozzi Sculpt"; lower center: "Proof of the restored plate | JW"

Lettered lower center: "I.B.C. Invt. Printed by W: Hinton St. James's Street F.B.Sculp"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.702
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40977
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