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William John, Earl of Ancrum

A work made of mezzotint in black on ivory laid paper, discolored to tan.
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  • A work made of mezzotint in black on ivory laid paper, discolored to tan.

Date:

1773, published 1776

Artist:

John Dixon (Irish, c. 1740-1811)
after Sawrey Gilpin (English, 1733-1807) and Richard Cosway (English, 1742-1821)
published by John Boydell (English, 1719-1804) and John Dixon

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

John Dixon

Title

William John, Earl of Ancrum

Origin

Ireland

Date

Made 1773

Medium

Mezzotint in black on ivory laid paper, discolored to tan

Dimensions

513 × 606 mm (image); 543 × 606 mm (plate); 575 × 692 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Fund

Reference Number

2012.66

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