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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Hodgetts, active 1801–1846
after Sir Francis Grant, 1803–1878, British
Published by Colnaghi & Company, established 1760, active ca. 1785–1911, Italian, active in Britain
Published by Veith & Hauser, active 1838
Title:

Sir Walker Scott, Bart.

Date:
1836
Medium:
Mezzotint and line engraving on thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper mounted on canvas
Dimensions:
Sheet: 25 1/4 × 19 1/4 inches (64.1 × 48.9 cm), Plate: 22 1/2 × 16 1/4 inches (57.2 × 41.3 cm), and Image: 17 3/8 × 13 1/4 inches (44.1 × 33.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered below image: "Painted by F. Grant, Esqr. | Engraved by Thomas Hodgetts | London, Jan 1t, 1836, Published by Colnaghi & Company, Printsellers in Ordinary to His Majesty, and to H. R. H. the Duchefs of Kent. No.23 Cockspur St. Charing Crofs | SIR WALTER SCOTT, BART. | Painted in his Study at Abbotsford in 1831, whist dictating his last Novel Count Robert of Paris. | This Print is respectfully dedicated, by permifsion, to Sir Walter's Friend, | The Lady Ruthven | (For whom the original Picture was painted) | By her Ladyship's most obedient humble Servants Colnaghi & Company | Se vend a Paris chez Vieth & Hauser Boulevard des Italiens. | Depose a la Direction"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Linda G. Mitchell and David M. Doret, Yale BA 1968
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2018.18.18
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:75376
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