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Creator:
Giovanni Battista Cipriani RA, 1727–1785, Italian, active in Britain (1755-85)
Title:
John Locke
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper, mounted on moderately thick, smooth, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Image: 7 15/16 × 4 3/4 inches (20.2 × 12.1 cm), Sheet: 8 1/8 × 4 15/16 inches (20.6 × 12.5 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 8 5/16 × 5 3/16 inches (21.1 × 13.2 cm), and Mount: 9 5/16 × 5 15/16 inches (23.7 × 15.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, center right: "I. B. CIPRIANI"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Cipriani"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "JOHN LOCKE"

signed, in graphite, lower right: "Cipriani"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.721
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
portrait
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46143
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