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Mrs. Sally Salisbury

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1902,1011.4802

  • Title (object)

    • Mrs. Sally Salisbury
  • Description

    Portrait, half length in an oval, wearing low dress, with brooch and ribbon.
    Mezzotint

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1720-1725 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 207 millimetres
    • Width: 150 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with title.
  • Curator's comments

    Cf. another portrait of the same personage by Smith, CS 223 (1902,1011.4799, 1902,1011.4800, and 1902,1011.4801).
    CS (writing on CS 223), following Bromley, suggests that both the engraver and the original artist suppressed their names from the print due to the character of the personage.

  • Bibliography

    • Chaloner Smith 1883 224 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1902

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1902,1011.4802

Portrait, half length in an oval, wearing low dress, with brooch and ribbon.  Mezzotint

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Portrait, half length in an oval, wearing low dress, with brooch and ribbon. Mezzotint

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