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Portrait of Nell Gwyn as a Shedherdess Garlanding a Lamb

A work made of mezzotint in black on blue laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of mezzotint in black on blue laid paper.

Date:

c. 1678

Artist:

Herman Hendrik Quiter (German, 1628-1708)
after Peter Lely (Dutch, active in England, 1618–1680)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Herman Hendrik Quiter

Title

Portrait of Nell Gwyn as a Shedherdess Garlanding a Lamb

Origin

Germany

Date

1673–1683

Medium

Mezzotint in black on blue laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso, center in graphite: "P 108..."; lower left, in brown ink: "N. 190301"; lower right, in brown ink: "J / 4"; lower right in brown ink: "3 / 2"

Dimensions

345 × 244 mm (image/sheet, trimmed within platemark)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Anne Searle Bent

Reference Number

2015.294

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