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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, nineteenth century
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

The Little Devil's Bridge

Date:
between 1816 and 1820
Medium:
Open etching and line engraving, (touched) on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 5/8 × 11 9/16 inches (21.9 × 29.4 cm), Plate: 6 1/8 × 8 1/16 inches (15.6 × 20.5 cm), and Image: 4 3/16 × 6 1/16 inches (10.6 × 15.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "The Little Devil's Bridge (from the Liber Studiorum) | The only impression [... ... ...] of this line Engraving."; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "[Probably] about 1816-20"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6774
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bridge | gorge (landform) | landscape (representation) | mountain
Associated Places:
Alps | Europe | San Gottardo, Passo del | Schweiz | Schöllenen Gorge | Teufelsbrücke
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16122
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