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Creator Engraved by Samuel Okey, active 1765–1780, British
after John Collet, ca. 1725–1780, British
Title The City Chanters
Date 1771
Medium Mezzotint on wove paper on moderately thick, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions Sheet: 14 3/4 × 18 1/8 inches (37.5 × 46 cm) Image: 13 1/4 × 18 1/8 inches (33.7 × 46 cm)
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Engraved, in plate: "Engraved by Sam Okey 1771 The City Chanters, Engrav'd from an Original Picture Painted by M.r Collett; in the Possession of N: Nartl Esq.r Price 2s/6.", Letterd, lower center: "THE CITY CHANTERS, | Engrav'd from an Original Picture Painted y M. Collett; in the Possession of N: hart Esqr:"; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by Sam;. Okey 1771 | Price 2/6
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1978.43.199
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/3644853
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