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

Saltash, Cornwall

Part Of:

Collective Title: Picturesque Views in England and Wales

ca. 1827
Materials & Techniques:
Etching and line-engraving, Engraver's proof, 1st Published State on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper, with cream chine collé
Sheet: 9 13/16 × 12 7/16 inches (24.9 × 31.6 cm), Image: 6 1/2 × 9 1/8 inches (16.5 × 23.2 cm)

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.218 E.P. | Saltash"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "[is not good of the ...view ... or now filled in | The brad reff, too much make ale gow as ... ... more upright | and quiet the water as xxx with more unburn... lll ... | off the cornish stormy ... ...]"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "6924"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cityscape | marine art | military art | river
Associated Places:
Cornwall | England | Saltash | Tamar | United Kingdom
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IIIF Manifest:

The Romantic Landscape Prints - The Chiaroscuro of Nature (Yale Center for British Art, 2002-09-25 - 2002-12-29) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition] [Exhibition Description]

Translations - Turner and Printmaking (Yale Center for British Art, 1993-09-29 - 1993-12-05) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

English Landscape (Paul Mellon Collection) 1630-1850 (Yale Center for British Art, 1977-04-19 - 1977-07-17) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Eric M. Lee, Translations : Turner and printmaking, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1993, p. 21, no. 63, NJ18 .T85 L44 1993 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Robert Verhoogt, Art in reproduction, nineteenth-century prints after Lawrence Alma-tadema, Jozef Israels and Ary Scheffer , Amsterdam University Press, Amsterdam, 2007, p. 196, fig. 22, N8580 V4413 2007 (YCBA) [YCBA]

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