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Creator:
Print made by Samuel Freeman, 1773–1857, British
after Sir William Beechey, 1753–1839, British
Published by Vernor, Hood & Sharpe, active 1795–1807, British
Title:

Robert Cleveley, Esqr. Marine Painter to his R.H. the Prince of Wales, and Marine Draftsman to his R.H. the Duke of Clarence

Date:
1810
Medium:
Stipple engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 x 5 7/8 inches (23.2 x 14.9 cm), Plate: 6 9/16 x 4 1/2 inches (16.6 x 11.4 cm), and Image: 3 9/16 x 2 13/16 inches (9 x 7.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "4// | 25A"

Lettered, lower center: "Painted by Sir W. Beechey, Engraved by Freeman. | Robert Cleveley, Esq.r | Marine Painter to his R.H. the Prince of Wales, | and Marine Draftsman to his R.H. the Duke of Clarence. | Published by Vernor, Hood & Sharpe, Poultry, April 1, 1810"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.12253
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
artist | collar | cravat | draftsman (artist) | painter | portrait
Associated People:
Cleveley, Robert (1747–1809), marine painter
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:51821
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