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Creator:
unknown artist
formerly attributed to John Downman, 1750–1824, British
Title:

Portrait of a Lady, Facing Right

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor with black chalk and stumping over graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (oval): 8 × 6 5/8 inches (20.3 × 16.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated in black ink, lower right: "J.D | 1781"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.2579
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bonnet | bow (costume accessory) | chair | curls | fichu | figure study | kerchief | lady | mountains | nobility | oval | portrait | profile (figure) | ribbon | seated | window | woman
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7838
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