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image credit Yale Center for British Art | Licence: Public DomainYale Center for British Art

Portrait of Benjamin West, P.R.A.

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From the Collection

Description

Inscribed in graphite, lower centre: "Portrait of B West Esq. P.R.A. | M Baynes 1814"; in graphite on verso, centre: "Please do take care of / the sketch for its supposed to be | the best portrait of him - there is going to be a plate from this portrait | ... Jackson | M.M. Baynes".
Medium: Graphite, watercolour, white chalk, and red pencil
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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From the Watercolour World

Location

14 Newman Street, Fitzrovia, London, England

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