Print (Mezzotint)

  • Title:

    (Sir William Hamilton and members of the Society of Dilettanti)

  • Category:

    Prints and Maps

  • Creator (Role):

    William Say (Mezzotinter)

    Sir Joshua Reynolds (Painter)

  • Place of Origin:

    London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1820-1830

  • Materials:

    Ink; Paper (wove)

  • Techniques:

    Mezzotint, Engraving

  • Museum Object Number:

    2004.0068.034


  • Complete Details



Object Number

2004.0068.034

Object Name

Print (Mezzotint)

Title

(Sir William Hamilton and members of the Society of Dilettanti)

Category

Prints and Maps

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Frank Henry Sommer, Ph.D.

Creator (Role)

William Say (Mezzotinter)
1768-1834

Sir Joshua Reynolds (Painter)
1723-1792

Place of Origin

London, London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1820-1830

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Lower left beneath image; Sir Joshua Reynolds pinx.\t
2. Inscription; Lower right beneath image; Say sculp.

Subjects

Portrait

Materials

Ink; Paper (wove)

Techniques

Mezzotint, Engraving

Dimensions (inches)

24.6 (H) , 18.1 (W) , 19.2 (Image H) , 14.6 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

62.5 (H) , 46 (W) , 19.2 (Image H) , 14.6 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

H at left. W at bottom. Plate H (at left): 22.875 in. (58.1 cm). Plate W (at bottom): 16.375 in. (41.6 cm).

Place of Publication

London, England, United Kingdom, Europe

State

Possibly a proof

Watermark

none

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Penny, Nicholas. 1986 Reynolds. 408 p.
See cat. nos. 109 & 110, pp. 281-2.