European Art
Artist: James Tassie, 1735–1799
Subject: Earl of Mansfield William Murray, 1704–1793

Portrait Medallion: Lord Mansfield

1790–1810

White biscuit on blue glass, metal and glass frame

10.48 × 9.05 × 1.59 cm (4 1/8 × 3 9/16 × 5/8 in.)
Gift of Nancy Stiner
2011.28.8
Culture: 
British
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

R. T. Haines Halsey (1864–1942), New York, New York, and New Haven, Connecticut, by 1909; by descent to his wife Elizabeth Tower Halsey (1904-1976), New Haven, Connecticut; sold ca. 1960 to Nancy Stiner, Hamden, Connecticut

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.