William Beckford Esqre. of Fonthill [graphic] / Sir Joshua Reynolds ; Fredk. Bromley.

Creator:
Bromley, Frederick, active 1832-1870, printmaker
Physical Description:
1 print : mezzotint with etching on chine collé ; plate mark 17.9 x 14.7 cm, on sheet 36.0 x 24.8 cm
Notes:
Title etched below image.
Probably a later state; the plate is scratched around the title and all publication information has been removed. For a proof state with the title in open lettering and a lightly etched publication line, see Lewis Walpole Library call no.: Babb-Beckford no. 24+.
Date of publication based on that of a probable earlier state in the Catalogue of engraved British portraits.
Abstract:
"Portrait after Reynolds (Mannings 149), nearly half-length, standing to front, with head turned to look to left; his left arm held slightly apart from his body; wearing a buttoned coat, neckerchief tied in a bow, and frill."--British Museum online catalogue, description of a proof state of similar composition.
Topics:
Babb, James T.--(James Tinkham),--1899-1968--Ownership
Beckford, William,--1760-1844--Portraits
Reynolds, Joshua, Sir, 1723-1792, artist
Language:
English
Genre:
Chine collé prints--England--London--1862
Mezzotints--England--London--1862
Portrait prints--England--1862
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Babb-Beckford
no. 25+
Babb-Beckford no. 25+
Orbis Record:
12647848
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr33342
Citation:
Catalogue of engraved British portraits preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, v. 1, page 152
OID:
15816325
PID:
digcoll:2794179