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Elizabeth, Countess of Derby

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1832,1211.62

  • Title (object)

    • Elizabeth, Countess of Derby
  • Description

    Portrait after Reynolds (Mannings 813); whole-length standing to left, left elbow leaning on a plinth with a female statue and a macaw perched on the side, holding a garland of flowers with her right hand; wooded landscape behind and a standing statue in the distance to right; state before plate reduced. 1780
    Mezzotint

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  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1780
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 634 millimetres
    • Width: 378 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title and production detail: "Painted by Sir Joshua Reynolds", "Engrav'd by W. Dickinson", with publication line: "London. Publish'd May 1. 1780. by Dickinson & Watson No. 158 New Bond Street."
  • Bibliography

    • Chaloner Smith 1883 16.II bibliographic details
    • Hamilton 1884 p.96.II bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Masters Portfolio)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1832

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1832,1211.62

Portrait after Reynolds (Mannings 813); whole-length standing to left, left elbow leaning on a plinth with a female statue and a macaw perched on the side, holding a garland of flowers with her right hand; wooded landscape behind and a standing statue in the distance to right; state before plate reduced.  1780  Mezzotint

Portrait after Reynolds (Mannings 813); whole-length standing to left, left elbow leaning on a plinth with a female statue and a macaw perched on the side, holding a garland of flowers with her right hand; wooded landscape behind and a standing statue in the distance to right; state before plate reduced. 1780 Mezzotint

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