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Creator:
Hercules Brabazon Brabazon, 1821–1906, British
after Thomas Gainsborough RA, 1727–1788, British
Title:
Mrs. Siddons
Date:
undated
Medium:
Black chalk, red chalk, white chalk, and graphite on moderately thick, smooth, brown wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 × 7 inches (25.4 × 17.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, center left: "2129D 1946 159"; in blue ink, center left: "65708 | vea3592. No 3."; in graphite, center right: "Mrs. Siddons after Gainsborough | 285/34"; in blue chalk, lower right: "S"; in graphite, lower right: "MC0212"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "HBB"; not dated

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Bequest of Joseph F. McCrindle, Yale LLB 1948
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2009.9.134
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
actress | hat | portrait | woman
Associated People:
Siddons (née Kemble), Sarah (1755–1831), actress
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:61584
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