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Creator:
Print made by John Young, 1755–1825, British
after Thomas Stothard, 1755–1834, British
Published by John Young, 1755–1825, British
Title:
The British Naval Hero
Date:
1800
Medium:
Color-printed mezzotint with hand coloring in watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 1/8 × 28 1/4 inches (58.7 × 71.8 cm), Plate: 20 × 24 7/8 inches (50.8 × 63.2 cm), and Image: 18 1/2 × 24 7/8 inches (47 × 63.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Collector's mark in black ink: Crossed anchors

Lettered below image: "Painted by Thos. Stothard R.A. | THE BRITISH NAVAL HERO | Engraved by Jn. Young Engraver in Mezzotinto to his RT. H. the Prince of Wales. | London, Jany. 1st. 1800 published by Jn. Young No: 58, Upper Charlotte Street, Fitzroy Square."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Carole Young
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2018.8
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
children | costume | genre subject | hats | men | sword | trees | women
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:75587
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