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Creator:
Print made by William Thomas Fry, 1789–1843, British
after John Jackson, (drawing), 1778–1831, British
after George Romney, (painting), 1734–1802, British
Published by Cadell & Davis, Strand, 1773–1836, British
Title:

George Romney, Esq.

Additional Title(s):

G. Romney, Esq.

Date:
1817
Medium:
Crayon manner and stipple engraving on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (unevenly cropped to plate): 15 13/16 x 12 5/16 inches (40.2 x 31.2 cm) and Image: 7 1/16 x 6 5/16 inches (18 x 16 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "4/6 | 25a"

Lettered, lower center: "G. ROMNEY, ESQ. | From an original Picture by himself, in the Possession of his Son, | the Rev,,d John Romney. | Drawn by J. Jackson, Esq. R.A. Engraved by W. T. Fry. | PUBLISHED JUNE 4, 1817, BY T. CADELL & W. DAVIES, STRAND, LONDON. | . . . "

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12567
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | collar | gaze | man | painter | portrait | posing | ruffles | smiling
Associated People:
Romney, George (1734–1802), painter
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49084
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Julia Marciari-Alexander, This other Eden, paintings from the Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1998, p. 208, ND1314.3 Y36 1998 (YCBA)


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