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Margaret, Countess of Carlisle

A work made of mezzotint with engraving in black on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of mezzotint with engraving in black on ivory laid paper.


May 10, 1773


James Watson (Irish, c. 1740-1790)
after Sir Joshua Reynolds (English, 1723-1792)

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Prints and Drawings


James Watson


Margaret, Countess of Carlisle


Ireland (Artist's nationality:)

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Mezzotint with engraving in black on ivory laid paper


Image: 45.2 × 35.3 cm (17 13/16 × 13 15/16 in.); Plate: 50.1 × 35.4 cm (19 3/4 × 13 15/16 in.); Sheet: 58.3 × 41.9 cm (23 × 16 1/2 in.)

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The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Fund

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