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William Paley M.A. Archdeacon of Carlisle

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Q,2.44

  • Title (object)

    • William Paley M.A. Archdeacon of Carlisle
  • Description

    Portrait standing three-quarter length to right holding fishing rod and line, eyes to front, wearing black suit and hat, landscape behind; state before title. 1792
    Mezzotint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1792
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 558 millimetres
    • Width: 405 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image: "Painted by George Romney / Engraved by J. Jones, Engraver Extradordinary to His R. H. the Prince of Wales, & Principal Engraver to His R.H. the Duke of York. / Publish'd as the Act directs April 11 1792 by J. Jones, No. 75 Great Portland Street Portland Place.".
  • Bibliography

    • Chaloner Smith 1883 59.I bibliographic details
    • Horne 1891 92.I bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIIc Unmounted Imp)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1799

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    Q,2.44

Portrait standing three-quarter length to right holding fishing rod and line, eyes to front, wearing black suit and hat, landscape behind; state before title.  1792  Mezzotint

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Portrait standing three-quarter length to right holding fishing rod and line, eyes to front, wearing black suit and hat, landscape behind; state before title. 1792 Mezzotint

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