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Creator:
John Downman, 1750–1824, British
Title:

Portrait of a Lady, Facing Front

Date:
undated
Medium:
Black, red, yellow, and blue chalk over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/8 × 8 inches (24.4 × 20.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, on mount, lower right: "1 (encircled) | J. DOWNMAN"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2580
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
costume | fichu | figure study | necklace | nobility | oval | pearls | portrait | woman
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7835
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