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Creator:
John Byrne, 1796–1847, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Rome, Tomb of Cecilia Metella
Date:
1818-1820
Medium:
Etching and engraving on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 9/16 × 13 5/8 inches (26.8 × 34.6 cm), Plate: 9 × 11 15/16 inches (22.9 × 30.3 cm), Chine collé: 8 9/16 × 11 9/16 inches (21.7 × 29.4 cm), and Image: 5 1/2 × 8 7/16 inches (14 × 21.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.153. Etching"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "153 Etching | Hakewill's [Italy] Rome"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "153"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "2902a"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6753
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:16102
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