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Creator:
Henry Le Keux, 1787–1868, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Simmer Lake near Askrig
Date:
1818-1823
Medium:
Line engraving, and etching engraver's proof on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/2 × 19 15/16 inches (39.4 × 50.6 cm), Plate: 12 × 16 inches (30.5 × 40.6 cm), Chine collé: 11 13/16 × 15 7/8 inches (30 × 40.3 cm), and Image: 7 1/2 × 10 1/2 inches (19.1 × 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.180.E.P.(g)"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Yorkshire"; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper right: "3059"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "0 + 0 Engravers [...] Proof"

Collector's stamp, lower center and lower right: "W.G.R."

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by H. le Keux. | Simmer Lake near Askrig"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6810
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:16177
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