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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:
Line engraving and etching, engraver's proof (early) (touched) on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 13/16 × 17 3/8 inches (30 × 44.1 cm), Plate: 10 1/16 × 13 inches (25.6 × 33 cm), Chine collé: 9 1/2 × 12 15/16 inches (24.1 × 32.9 cm), and Image: 5 9/16 × 8 3/4 inches (14.1 × 22.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "No.12 Buth[iroade] Street. | W[ilbuck st.]"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by George Cooke"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6741
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:16063
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