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Creator:
Print made by George Hollis, 1792–1842, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Rome, Bridge and Castle of St. Angelo, on the Tyber

Part Of:

Collective Title: A Picturesque Tour of Italy

Date:
1818
Medium:
Line engraving and etching, first published state on thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/2 × 17 1/2 inches (29.2 × 44.5 cm), Plate: 9 × 11 15/16 inches (22.9 × 30.3 cm), Chine collé: 8 3/4 × 11 1/2 inches (22.2 × 29.2 cm), and Image: 5 9/16 × 8 5/8 inches (14.1 × 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner, R.A.from a finish'd Sketch by James Hakewill."; lettered, lower center: "Rome, | Bridge, & Castle of St. Angelo, on the Tyber. | Published as the act directs. Oct. 1.1818, by John Murray, Albemarle Str., London."; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by George Hollis."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6736
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basilica | bridge | castle | cityscape | mausoleum | river
Associated Places:
Castel Sant'Angelo | Europe | Italy | Lazio | Ponte Sant'Angelo | Roma | Saint Peter's Basilica | Tevere
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16058
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