Miss Ray [graphic] : who was murdered April 7th 1779 / painted by N. Dance, R.A., 1777 ; engraved by V. Green mezzotinto engraver to his Majesty & to the Elector Palatine.

Creator:
Green, Valentine, 1739-1813, printmaker.
Edition:
[Scratched letter proof].
Published/Created:
[London] :
Published May 24th 1779 by V. Green, No. 29 Newman Street, Oxford Street, & at No. 52 Strand ; Se vend à Londres chez les Frères Torre, Marchands d'Estampes,
[24 May 1779]
Physical Description:
1 print : mezzotint on laid paper ; sheet 443 x 357 mm
Notes:
Title from caption etched below image.
Sheet trimmed within plate mark.
CtY-LW
Abstract:
Portrait of Martha Ray seated three-quarter length to right holding a book with musical notation, her head in three-quarter profile, her right elbow leaning on book with lettered on spine label "Jepih", on slab at left; against a backdrop of trees, with vista to the right.
Variant Titles:
Miss Reay
Topics:
Women.
Topics:
Dance, Nathaniel, Sir, 1735-1811, artist.
Reay, Martha.
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings--England--London--1779.
Portrait prints.
Satires (Visual works)--England--1779.
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:
Portraits
R288
no. 1+
Portraits R288 no. 1+
Orbis Record:
11119858
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr30552
OID:
15960366
PID:
digcoll:2796603