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

Samuel Scott

Additional Title(s):

Samuelis Scott

Date:
between 1731 and 1733
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 12 7/16 × 9 7/16 inches (31.6 × 23.9 cm) and Image: 11 3/8 x 9 7/16 inches (28.9 x 23.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on verso, upper right: "2 290"; on verso, lower right: "430"

Lettered below image, in black ink, lower left: "T. Hudson pinx."; lower center: "Samuelis Scott Navium, & Prospectum marinorum Pictor."; lower right: "I. Faber fecit."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12607
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arch | artist | cap | collar | engraving | man | paintbrushes | palette | portrait | ship | turban
Associated People:
Scott, Samuel (1701/2–1772), marine painter
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49123
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Eleanor Hughes, Spreading Canvas : Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, p. 188, cat. 52, no. 52, ND 1373.G74 S67 2016 (YCBA)


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