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Creator:
Print made by William Miller, 1796–1882, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Bass Rock

Part Of:

Collective Title: Provincial Antiquities of Scotland

Date:
1826
Medium:
Line engraving and etching, 2nd state on thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper, with beige, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/16 × 15 1/8 inches (28.4 × 38.4 cm), Plate: 10 × 12 15/16 inches (25.4 × 32.9 cm), Chine collé: 9 5/8 × 12 1/2 inches (24.4 × 31.8 cm), and Image: 6 3/4 × 10 inches (17.1 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.200 Etching"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.200 Bass Rock. Etching"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "3229"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "Provincial Antiquities of Scotland 12"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner R.A. | Bass Rock."; lettered, lower right: "Etched by Willm.Miller."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6849
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
castle | marine art | ruin | sea
Associated Places:
Bass Rock | Bass Rock Castle | East Lothian | Forth, Firth of | North Sea | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16241
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