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Creator:
Philippe Mercier, 1689 or 1691–1760, Franco-German, active in Britain (from 1716)
Title:

An Unknown Man

Date:
1746
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 35 3/4 × 27 3/4 inches (90.8 × 70.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower right: "Ph. Mercier [Pn?] | anº 1746"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.442
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
book | brocade | costume | hat | headpiece | man | pattern | portrait | ruffles
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:926
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Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 158-159, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

John Ingamells, A Catalogue of the Paintings, Drawings, and Etchings of Philip Mercier, Volume of the Walpole Society, vol. 46, Walpole Society, 1976-8, p. 36, no. 114, N12 W35 +A1 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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