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Creator:
Print made by George Cooke, 1781–1834, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

The Roman Forum from the Tower of the Capitol

Part Of:

Collective Title: A Picturesque Tour of Italy

Date:
1818-1820
Medium:
Etching and engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 17 3/4 inches (30.2 × 45.1 cm), Plate: 10 × 12 15/16 inches (25.4 × 32.9 cm), and Image: 4 9/16 × 8 11/16 inches (11.6 × 22.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.148. The Etching (1.)"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "148. Etching. 1st state before lettering"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "[Cuniaus first etching"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6739
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:16061
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