Sir Joshua Reynolds

Valentine Green, English, 1739 - 1813
after Joshua Reynolds, English, 1723 - 1792



Mezzotint with drypoint on paper

Plate: 18 13/16 × 14 13/16 in. (47.8 × 37.6 cm)

Sheet: 20 7/8 × 15 7/8 in. (53.1 × 40.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Adelbert Ames Fine Arts Awards Fund



Valentine Green


Place Made: England, United Kingdom, Europe



Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: [illegible] Joshua Reynolds, Ra [in script, faded]; inscribed, in graphite, lower right margin: NK 35972; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower left: No 52 [52 underscored]; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower right: 2/3; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower right: PM-07-06

Course History

ARTH 41.03, European Art 1750 - 1850, Allan Doyle, Summer 2019

HUM 1, Dialogue with the Classics, Andrea Tarnowski, Spring 2019

HUM 1.02/HUM 1.03/HUM 1.04, Dialogues with the Classics, Carolyn Dever, Paul Carranza, Antonia Gomez, Fall 2019

HUM 1.05/HUM 1.06/HUM 1.07, Dialogues with the Classics, Klaus Mladek, Michelle Clarke, Andrea Tarnowski, Fall 2019

Exhibition History

The Artful Disposition of Shades: The Great Age of English Mezzotints, Owen Robertson Cheatham and Friends Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 19 through March 14, 2010.

Publication History

T.Barton Thurber, The Artful Disposition of Shades: The Great Age of English Mezzotints, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, Capital Offset Company Inc., 2010, checklist p. 21.


Harvey S. Ladew (1887-1976), Monkton, Maryland; Paul McCarron, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 2008.

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