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Creator:
Print made by Samuel Freeman, 1773–1857, British
after John Wright, active 1812
Published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi & Co, established 1760, active ca. 1785–1911, Italian, active in Britain
Title:
Sir Robert Ker Porter
Date:
undated
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on moderatley thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 x 8 5/8 inches (30.1 x 21.9 cm), Plate: 6 9/16 x 4 1/2 inches (16.6 x 11.5 cm), Sheet: 6 1/4 x 4 1/8 inches (15.8 x 10.4 cm), and Image: 3 9/16 x 2 15/16 inches (9 x 7.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "3/ | 25A"; in brown ink, lower right: "26729"

Lettered, center left along image: "Painted by J. Wright"; center right along image: "Engrav'd by Freeman"; lower center: "Sir Robert Ker Porter. | Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & co."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12524
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
collar | cravat | curls | diplomat | gaze | painter | portrait | posing | writer
Associated People:
Porter, Sir Robert Ker (1777–1842), painter, writer, and diplomat
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49041
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