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Creator:
Print made by Benjamin Green, ca. 1736–ca. 1800, British
after Amos Green, 1735–1807, British
Published by Sayer & Bennett, 1725–1794, British
Title:

A Flower Piece

Date:
1779
Medium:
Mezzotint and etching on medium, moderately textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 7/16 x 9 7/16 inches (34.1 x 23.9 cm), Plate: 12 15/16 x 8 7/8 inches (32.9 x 22.6 cm), and Image: 11 3/4 x 8 7/8 inches (29.9 x 22.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower center: "#299"

Lettered in black ink, lower left: "A. Green Pinxit."; lower center: "Published by R. Sayer, & J. Bennett, No. 53, Fleet Street, as the Act directs April 14th. 1779"; lower right: "B. Green fecit."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.942
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cherry blossom | chrysanthemums | flowers (plants) | poppies | still life
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:51691
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