Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

Henrietta, Countess of Rochester
  • Thomas Watson, artist
    1748–1781
    born: London, England, United Kingdom
    Peter Lely
    1618–1680
    born: Soest, Westphalia, Germany ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • Henrietta, Countess of Rochester, 1779
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • mezzotint
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 452 x 329 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 551 x 407 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 17 3/4 x 12 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 11/16 x 16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0044.02
Multimedia
Description

3/4 portrait of a female figure (identified as Henrietta, Countess of Rochester) in an outdoor scene. Her right hand is touching a flower. There are trees in the background. Richer impression and warmer ink than 1971.0044.02.