Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Portrait of Lady Langham,

Stipple engraving with etched lettering (before engraving) printed in brown ink on wove paper

Probably first of two states

Print impression quality: Excellent

Dimensions (Plate): 242 x 187 mm (9.5 x 7.4 in.)

Signed in plate, lower right: “Engraved by C. Wilkin”; biographical details inscribed in pencil on verso: sitter was Henrietta, daughter of the Hon. Charles Vane of Mt. Ida, Norfolk; she married Sir William Langham 20 August 1795; died November 1809

Edition: Etched letter proof; from "A Select Series of Portraits of Ladies of Rank and Fashion," published June 2, 1800, by C. WIlkin, No. 19 Eaton Street

Accession number: 1952.D3.16

Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1952

Bibliography: See Nagler (vol. 24, p. 343); see Yale Center for British Art, Folio A/N/21.

Work Type: print

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