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Creator:
Engraved by George Hollis, 1792–1842, British
Figures by James Mitan, 1776–1822, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

The Forum Romanum

Part Of:

Collective Title: A Picturesque Tour of Italy

Date:
1818-1820
Medium:
Etching and engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 × 15 1/4 inches (27.9 × 38.7 cm), Plate: 9 × 12 inches (22.9 × 30.5 cm), Chine collé: 8 9/16 × 11 11/16 inches (21.7 × 29.7 cm), and Image: 5 3/4 × 8 7/8 inches (14.6 × 22.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.149. Etching"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "149 Etching"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "149"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "2877"

Lettered, lower right: "G. Hollis"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6745
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:16095
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