Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
John Raphael Smith, 1752–1812, British

after Joseph Wright of Derby, 1734–1797, British, active in Italy (1773–75)

Title:
Portrait of Richard Arkwright
Date:
1801
Medium:
Mezzotint on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 25 3/4 × 18 1/16 inches (65.4 × 45.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in graphite, verso upper right: "9538 | 1267 / NX"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "C.S.2 [only] | state"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "[3]14[23]"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.1115
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:41680