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Creator Print made by Philip Dawe, ca.1745–ca.1809, British
after Henry Robert Morland, 1730–1797, British
Published by Carington Bowles, 1724–1793, British
Published by Robert Wilkinson, 1758–1825, British
Title The Pretty Maid with Her Apron Before the Candle
Date 1770
Medium Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 15 1/4 x 11 1/16 inches (38.8 x 28.1 cm) Plate: 14 x 9 15/16 inches (35.6 x 25.2 cm) Image: 13 x 9 15/16 inches (33 x 25.2 cm)
Lettered in black ink, lower left: "H. Morland pinxt."; lower center: "The Pretty Maid with her Apron before the Candle. | Printed for CARINGTON BOWLES, Map & Printseller, No. 69 in St. Pauls Church Yard, LONDON"; lower right: "P,, Dawe fecit"
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1977.14.12026
Collection Prints and Drawings
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Subject Terms apron | bonnet (hat) | bow (costume accessory) | candle | chiaroscuro | cloth | costume | dark | flame | genre subject | gown | light | maid | shadow | shielding | smiling | woman
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