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Creator:
Print made by James Walker, 1748–1808, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Sheffield

Part Of:

Collective Title: 'The Copper-Plate Magazine' and 'The Itinerant,' 1794-1798

Date:
1798
Medium:
Line engraving, 1st published state on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 × 10 inches (20.3 × 25.4 cm), Plate: 5 3/4 × 7 3/4 inches (14.6 × 19.7 cm), and Image: 4 3/8 × 6 1/2 inches (11.1 × 16.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Collector's mark, lower right: "W.G.R."

Lettered, upper right: "Vol:IV.Pl:151."; lettered, lower left: "Engraved by J.Walker from an Original Drawing by Wm.Turner."; lettered, lower right: "Publish'd Augt.1st;1798 by J.Walker No.16 Rosomans Street, London."; Lettered, lower center: "SHEFFIELD."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6486
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cathedral | city | clouds | cottage | distant view | fence | hill | horse | landscape | man | path | riding | spire | steeple | town | tree
Associated Places:
England | Sheffield | Sheffield | Sheffield Cathedral | United Kingdom | Yorkshire
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15673
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