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Creator:
John Faber the Younger, ca. 1695–1756, Netherlandish, active in Britain
after Thomas Hudson, 1701–1779, British
Title:

George Graham, Clockmaker

Date:
undated
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper, pasted on moderately thick, moderately textured, gray-blue Asian paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/4 x 10 3/16 inches (36.2 x 25.8 cm), Plate: 13 15/16 x 9 7/8 inches (35.4 x 25.1 cm), and Image: 12 1/8 x 9 13/16 inches (30.8 x 24.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower left: "889"; on back, lower right: "John FABER"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "T. Hudson Pinxt."; lower center: "George Graham CLOCK MAKER, | Done from the Original Picture, in the Possession of the Right Honble,, | GEORGE EARL of MACCLESFIELD &c."; lower right: "J. Faber Fecit."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.261
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
book | breeches (trousers) | chair | clock case | clockmaker | cravat | frock coat | gloves | hat | man | pendulum | portrait | table | wig
Associated People:
Graham, George (c.1673–1751), horologist and maker of scientific instruments
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:41888
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