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Creator:
George Cooke, 1781–1834, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Title Page: Provincial Antiquities and Picturesque Scenery of Scotland, Volume 1
Date:
1826
Medium:
Line engraving, first published state on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 3/16 × 11 1/16 inches (38.6 × 28.1 cm), Plate: 14 5/16 × 10 inches (36.4 × 25.4 cm), Chine collé: 14 × 9 1/2 inches (35.6 × 24.1 cm), and Image: 6 × 5 1/2 inches (15.2 × 14 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, upper center: "PROVINCIAL ANTIQUITIES | and | PICTURESQUE SCENERY | of | SCOTLAND, | with discriptive illustrations | by | SIR WALTER SCOTT, BART."; lettered, lower center: "VOLUME 1. | LONDON, | PUBLISHED BY JOHN AND ARTHUR ARCH, CORNHILL, | and by William Blackwood, Edinburgh | 1826."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6831
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:16209
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