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Creator:
George Beare, active 1738–1749, British
Title:
An Unknown Woman, Called Peg Woffington
Date:
between 1740 and 1749
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 30 x 25 inches (76.2 x 63.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.38
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
actress | bonnet | costume | fur | portrait | woman
Associated People:
Woffington, Margaret [Peg] (1720?–1760), actress
Access:
Not on view
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Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 60 (v.1), no. 218, pl. 11, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:551
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