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Creator:
unknown artist, eighteenth century
after John Collet, ca. 1725–1780, British
Title:

The Feathered Fair in a Fright

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Plate: 14 × 9 7/8 inches (35.6 × 25.1 cm) and Image: 12 7/8 × 9 3/4 inches (32.7 × 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered below image: "The FEATHER'D FAIR in a FRIGHT. | From the Original Picture by John Collet, in the possession of Carington Bowles. | Printed for & Sold by Carington Bowles, at his Map & Print Warehouse, No. 69 in S. Pauls Church Yard, London. Published as the Act directs. | 357"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.204
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:41790
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Rare and wondrous : birds in art and culture, 1620-1820, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo : OH, p. 86-87, N7665 .R37 2021 (YCBA)


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