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Creator:
Sir Thomas Lawrence, 1769–1830, British
Title:

Double Portrait of a Figure in Both Male and Female Attire

Date:
1792
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, light blue laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/4 × 6 3/4 inches (14.6 × 17.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center: " [...] | 1792"; on back, center left: "1/11 cream special | no gold | [...] | 6 ins at bottom | 4 ins at top"; on back, lower right: "D. 629"

collector's stamp of the Paul Mellon Collection, in blue ink, on back, center, within two concentric circles: "PAUL MELLON | COLLECTION"; watermarked: "GR" with crown

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5068
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
coat | costume | dress | figure study | man | portrait | profile (figure) | ruffles | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6115
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Cassandra Albinson, Thomas Lawrence, Regency power & brilliance , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2010, pp. 27-28, fig. 29, NJ18 L42 T56 2010 + (YCBA)


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