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Creator:
Thomas Forster, ca. 1677–after 1712, British
Title:

Portrait of a Man

Date:
1699
Medium:
Graphite and gray wash on vellum
Dimensions:
5 x 3 inches (12.7 x 7.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on original mount, now detached, in pen and brown ink: "London Sep[?]: yo: Reall Lovoin | Tho: ffors" [right edge cut off]

Signed and dated in graphite, center left: "T Forster | Delin. | 1699"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.322
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliff | cliff | figure study | jacket | man | portrait | rocks (landforms)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:9607
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