Mary 'Perdita' Robinson

John Raphael Smith, English, 1752 - 1812, after George Romney, English, 1734 - 1802

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Mezzotint

Image: 13 3/8 × 9 1/4 in. (34 × 23.5 cm)

Frame: 18 3/4 × 14 3/4 in. (47.6 × 37.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Katherine W. Hart in honor of Angela Rosenthal, Associate Professor of Art History, Dartmouth College, 1997-2010

2011.24

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

In plate, below image, left, in script: Painted by G. Romney; in plate, below image, right, in script: Engrav'd by J'' ['' subscript] R. Smith; in plate, below image, bottom center, in script: Mrs" [rs superscript, " subscript] Robinson / London Published August 25th [th superscript] by J'' ['' subscript] R. Smith No''83 [o superscript, '' subscript] opposite the Pantheon, Oxford Street.

Course History

ENGL 22, Rise of the Novel, Alysia Garrison, Spring 2019

Exhibition History

A Space for Dialogue 66, The Illusions of Eighteenth-Century European Portraiture, Courtney Chapel, Class of 2011, The Homma Family Intern, Main Lobby, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 8-March 11 2011.

Publication History

Courtney Chapel, A Space For Dialogue 66, The Illusions of Eighteenth-Century European Portraiture, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2011, ill. p. 3.

Provenance

Katherine W. Hart, Lebanon, New Hamsphire; given to present collection, 2011.

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