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Young Woman Facing Right

18th century
502 x 352 mm (19.8 x 13.9 in.)

Thomas Frye, Irish, (1710–1762)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Mezzotint on laid paper
Print impression quality: Excellent
Series: from set of twelve prints Life-Sized Heads
Marks: Inscribed in plate, lower left: “T. Frye Pictor, Invt., & Sculp.”; inscribed in plate, lower right: “Hatton Garden 1760”; inscribed in image, lower right: “.F.”
Bibliography: Chaloner Smith, 18, only state.
Credit Line: Friends of the Davison Art Center funds, 1989
Accession Number: 1989.2.1


Frye executed only 25 mezzotints; those in the set of twelve "Life-sized Heads" were drawn from life of members of his family or of friends.

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  • female portraits
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m
  • youth - Use for people below the age of full maturity, generally 17 years of age and younger. [April 1994 lead-in terms added. September 1993 scope note added. August 1993 related terms added. November 1992 alternate term added. September 1990 lead-in terms added.]

  • plate Dimensions: 502 x 352 mm (19.8 x 13.9 in.)

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