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Creator:
Print made by Joseph Skelton, active 1820–1850
after James Basire, 1769–1822, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

south View of Christ Church, etc. from the Meadows...

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Small Replicas of the Foregoing in Skelton's Oxonia Antiqua Restaurata

Date:
1799
Medium:
Line engraving, proof before letters on moderately thick, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 5/8 × 16 1/8 inches (32.1 × 41 cm), Plate: 8 3/4 × 10 5/8 inches (22.2 × 27 cm), Chine collé: 8 3/8 × 10 1/4 inches (21.3 × 26 cm), and Image: 7 1/8 × 9 3/8 inches (18.1 × 23.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "JMW Turner | Proof | Christ Church from the Meadows"

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6528
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
barge | cart | college | distant view | landscape | man | meadow | pole | punt | reflection | river | riverbank | sailboat | ship | spire | tower | university | water | woman
Associated Places:
Christ Church College | England | Oxford | Oxfordshire | Thames | United Kingdom | University of Oxford
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15757
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