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  • Title: Portrait of Lady Langham
  • Creator: Charles Wilkin after John Hoppner
  • Date Created: 1800
  • Subject Keywords: female portraits, portraits
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: 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
  • Print State: Probably first of two states
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1952
  • Materials & Techniques: Stipple engraving with etched lettering (before engraving) printed in brown ink on wove paper
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • 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
  • Dimensions: 1814
  • Bibliography: See Nagler (XXIV) p. 343; see Yale Center for British Art, Folio A/N/21
  • Associated People: Created by Charles Wilkin (British (English), 1750-1814), After John Hoppner (British, 1758-1810)
  • Accession Number: 1952.D3.16

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