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Creator:
George Cooke, 1781–1834, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
The Roman Forum from the Tower of the Capitol
Date:
1818-1820
Medium:
Line engraving and etching, engraver's proof on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/2 × 17 7/16 inches (29.2 × 44.3 cm), Plate: 10 1/16 × 13 inches (25.6 × 33 cm), Chine collé: 9 7/8 × 12 7/8 inches (25.1 × 32.7 cm), and Image: 5 9/16 × 8 3/4 inches (14.1 × 22.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "[A. Raimbach] [...]"

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

Lettered, lower center: "Engraved by George Cooke from a Drawing by J.M.W. Turner, R.A."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6738
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16060
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