Miss Nelly O'Brien
J. Reynolds pinxt. ; Jas. Watson fecit.
|Main Creator:||Watson, James, ca. 1740-1790, engraver.|
Nelly O'Brien, a noted beauty of the demi-monde, (d. 1768?) : nearly whole-length, full face, seated in garden, left elbow on pedestal, hair dressed with pearls, earrings, necklace, wide sleeves looped up with strings of pearls, bracelets and ring.
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[s.l.] : [between ca. 1760 and 1790].
In-house number: PA 1551A.
Physical description: 1 print : mezzotint (hand-coloured) ; 14.5 x 11.2 cm., cropped within plate mark.
Citations/References: Catalogue of Irish Portraits / Rosalind M. Elmes. - Dublin, 1975. p. 147.
Attributed to James Watson, (ca. 1740-1790), after an original painting by Sir Joshua Reynolds, (1723-1792).
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