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Creator:
Print made by John Raphael Smith, 1752–1812, British
after George Romney, 1734–1802, British
Title:

Serena

Date:
1782
Medium:
Mezzotint with hand coloring on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 21 3/16 × 15 3/16 inches (53.8 × 38.6 cm), Plate: 19 7/8 × 13 7/8 inches (50.5 × 35.2 cm), and Image: 18 3/4 × 13 13/16 inches (47.6 × 35.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, lower left: "Painted by G. Romney"; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by J.R.Smith"; lettered, lower center: "Serena vide - Haleys triumphs of temper | London published Septem 28th 1782 by J. R. Smith No.83 opposite the pantheon Oxford Street"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.350
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:6415
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Elizabeth E. Barker, George Romney's Early Candlelight Pictures, Transactions of the Romney Society, vol. 5, 2000, pp. 30, 31,32, pl. 3, NJ18 R65 T7 2000 (YCBA)


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