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Time Clipping the Wings of Love

A work made of mezzotint on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of mezzotint on ivory laid paper.

Date:

c. 1765

Artist:

James McArdell (Irish, c. 1728-1765)
after Anthony Van Dyck (Flemish, 1599-1641)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

James MacArdell

Title

Time Clipping the Wings of Love

Place

Ireland (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1760–1770

Medium

Mezzotint on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 45.8 × 35.2 cm (18 1/16 × 13 7/8 in.); Plate: 50.8 × 35.4 cm (20 × 13 15/16 in.); Sheet: 55.6 × 41.2 cm (21 15/16 × 16 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Langdon Pearse

Reference Number

1954.78

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