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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
Published by Marino Bovi, Italian, 1758–ca.1805, Italian
Title:

G. B. Cipriani, R. A.

Additional Title(s):

G. B. Cipriani, RA

Giovanni Battista Cipriani, R. A.

Date:
1785
Medium:
Soft-ground etching on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (cropped inside plate): 8 1/8 x 5 15/16 inches (20.7 x 15.1 cm) and Image (oval): 6 5/8 x 5 5/16 inches (16.8 x 13.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Sec Pennant Pape 88"

unidentified collector's stamp, in red ink, on back, center: "Z"

Lettered in black ink, lower center: "G. B. CIPRIANI R. A. | Pub'd. as the Act directs. the 24 of decr. 1785 by M. Bova [flourish] | No. 105 Swallow Street"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12249
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | coat | cravat | draftsman (artist) | man | oval | painter | portrait | profile (figure) | Royal Academy of Arts | waistcoat
Associated People:
Cipriani, Giovanni Battista (1727–1785), decorative painter and draughtsman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:51046
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