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Creator:
John Faber the Younger, ca. 1695–1756, Netherlandish, active in Britain
after Michael Dahl, 1656–1743, Swedish, active in Britain (from 1682)
Published by John Faber the Younger, ca. 1695–1756, Netherlandish, active in Britain
Title:
Hugh Howard, Esq.
Date:
1737
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper, pasted on contemporary mount made of moderately thick, rough, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 16 3/4 x 12 1/8 inches (42.5 x 30.8 cm), Sheet: 13 3/8 x 9 7/16 inches (34 x 23.9 cm), Plate: 12 13/16 x 8 13/16 inches (32.5 x 22.4 cm), and Image: 10 9/16 x 8 13/16 inches (26.9 x 22.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on mount, lower left: "PORTRAIT PAINTER - 1675-1737"; on mount, lower right: "CS 19"; on back of mount, upper left: "99-"; on back of mount, center: "Portrait Painter"; on back of mount, lower right: "25/"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "MDahl Pinxt. 1723."; lower center: "Hugh Howard Esqr."; lower right: "I. Faber fecit 1737. | Sold by I. Faber at the Golden Head, Bloomsbury Square"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12392
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | coat | cravat | man | oval | portrait | tassel | wig
Associated People:
Howard, Hugh (1675–1738), portrait painter and art collector
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49492
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