Paulus Pontius

James Watson, English, 1740 - 1790, after Anthony van Dyck, Flemish, 1599 - 1641

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about 1764

Mezzotint on laid paper

Plate: 14 × 10 in. (35.6 × 25.4 cm)

Sheet: 10 5/16 × 14 3/8 in. (26.2 × 36.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Guernsey Center Moore 1904 Memorial Fund

PR.987.69

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

1600-1800

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in plate, lower right: Jas Watson fecit; inscribed, in plate, lower left: Ant van Dyck pinxt

Course History

ARTH 2, Introduction to the History of Art II, Mary Coffey, Joy Kenseth, Winter 2019

ARTH 16.17, Rembrandt, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2016

ARTH 46, Northern Baroque Art, Joy Kenseth, Spring 2015

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.

Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.

A Decade of Collecting, 1985-1995: Old Master and Nineteenth Century European Prints from the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 9, 1995-February 4, 1996, no. 8.

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, ill, p. 4, fig. 2, p. 5, fig. 3, p. 6, fig. 4, checklist p. 23.

Richard Rand, "A Decade of Collecting, 1985-1995: Old Master and Nineteenth-Century European Prints", Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1995, no. 8.

Provenance

Robert Dance, Inc., New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1987.

Catalogue Raisonne

Chaloner Smith 119

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