Exhibitions/ Art Object

A Connoisseur and Tired Boy

Artist:
Engraved by Philip Dawe (British, 1745?–?1809)
Artist:
After Henry Robert Morland (British, London (?) 1716?–1797 London)
Publisher:
Robert Sayer (British, Sunderland 1725–1794 Bath)
Date:
November 22, 1773
Medium:
Mezzotint
Dimensions:
Plate: 19 1/2 × 13 11/16 in. (49.6 × 34.8 cm) Sheet: 26 1/2 in. × 19 in. (67.3 × 48.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of J. R. Watkins, 1942
Accession Number:
42.16.7
Not on view
Signature: in plate below image: "Henry Morland pinx-t. / Philp Dawe fecit."

Inscription: in plate: "R. Sayer excudit / A Connoisseur and a Tired Boy / London, Printed for Rob-t. Sayer, Map & Printseller, No. 53 in Fleet Street, as the Act directs 22 Nov-r. 1773"
J. R. Watkins; Donor: J. R. Watkins
Chaloner Smith 18
John Chaloner Smith British Mezzotinto Portraits...from the introduction of the art to the early part of the present century. Henry Sotheran & Company, vols. 1-4, 1878–83, cat. no. 18.



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