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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Frye, 1710–1762, Irish
after Thomas Frye, 1710–1762, Irish
Title:

Portrait of a Man Wearing a Turban, Leaning on Book

Part Of:

Collective Title: Life-Sized Heads

Date:
1760
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped to plate): 20 11/16 x 14 1/8 inches (52.6 x 35.8 cm) and Image: 18 7/8 x 13 13/16 inches (47.9 x 35.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "10"; on back, lower left: "25."; lower right: "P.5431"

Lettered, lower left: "T. Fry. Pictor Inv,t & Sculp."; lower right: "Hatton Garden 1760"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.11491
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
book | bust | clasps | fur coat | gaze | gesturing | hands | head | man | portrait | posing | solemn | stripes | turban
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:50104
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