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Creator:
Print made by Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99)
after Sir Peter Lely, 1618–1680, Dutch, active in England (from 1643)
Title:

Lady Gertrude, Marchioness of Halifax

Date:
1776
Medium:
Line engraving and etching on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 x 5 5/8 inches (15.2 x 14.3 cm), Plate: 3 3/8 x 3 5/8 inches (8.6 x 9.2 cm), and Image: 3 x 3 inches (7.6 x 7.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on back, lower right: "Juer 525"

Lettered, in black ink, upper left: "MARCHIONESS"; upper right: "OF"; lower left: "GERTRVDE"; lower right: "HALIFAX"; lower center: "[upside down] LADY"; lower left: "Sir P. Lilli Pins."; lower right: "F Bartolozzi del et Sculp."; lower center: "Published as the Act directs Nov.r 20 1776 ~"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.657
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
circle (plane figure) | lady | marchioness | necklace | pearls | portrait | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:52132
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