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Creator:
Print made by W. R. Smith, active 1819–1851
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Richmond, Yorkshire

Part Of:

Collective Title: Whitaker's History of Richmondshire

Date:
1818-1823
Medium:
Line engraving and etching, engraver's proof (touched) on moderately thick, smooth, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 9/16 × 20 1/8 inches (39.5 × 51.1 cm), Plate: 12 1/4 × 17 5/8 inches (31.1 × 44.8 cm), Chine collé: 8 1/4 × 11 1/4 inches (21 × 28.6 cm), and Image: 7 9/16 × 10 5/8 inches (19.2 × 27 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R | 169"; lower left: "169 E.P.1. (not in R.) | Very fine | with pencil X s by Turner. Remarks [indently] cut away | Engravers Proof. [Nu] lights -on the water scraped out brighter - before bright lights on small figure on left bank, on small fall on extreme left, etc"; lower right: "A Wallis | No.2"; lower center: "[In] all [pencil] & under [tree] c. & toward [...] under church"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "p/ay-"

stamp, verso, lower left: "16490"; Collector's stamp, verso, lower right: "W.G.Rawlinson's Sale | 28.3.16 | A.W."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6779
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | castle | church | cityscape | landscape (representation) | river | waterfall
Associated Places:
Church of St. Mary the Virgin | England | North Yorkshire | Richmond | Richmond Castle | Richmond Falls | Swale | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16129
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