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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after William Lawranson, 1742–1783, British
Title:
Ticket: Anacreontic Society Meeting
Date:
1779
Medium:
Stipple and line engraving and etching in black ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches (14.6 x 11.4 cm), Plate: 5 7/8 x 4 1/2 inches (14.9 x 11.4 cm), and Image: 4 3/4 x 3 5/8 inches (12.1 x 9.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, on front, center: "1:st | Wednesday | 10th Nov. | 79 at 7 | Even: g"; inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "w"; lower center: "2120"; lower right: "5/"

Lettered, in black ink, center: "ANAKR | ANACREONTIC | SOCIETY | MEETING | 17"; lower left: "Lawrenson inv."; lower right: "F. Bartolozzi Sc"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.772
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bust | doves | flowers (plants) | inscriptions | literary theme | man | meeting | monument | nudes | stone | trees | vase | woman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:41133
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