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Creator:
W. R. Smith, active 1819–1851
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Longships Lighthouse, Lands End
Date:
1836
Medium:
Line engraving, 1st published state on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 3/8 × 22 inches (41.6 × 55.9 cm), Plate: 10 × 13 inches (25.4 × 33 cm), Chine collé: 9 9/16 × 12 1/2 inches (24.3 × 31.8 cm), and Image: 6 1/2 × 9 15/16 inches (16.5 × 25.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.288"; inscribed in graphite, lower left; "Long Ships Lighthouse | First Publishers State"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Eng & Wales"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7090
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Turner and the Sublime (Art Gallery of Ontario, 1980-11-01 - 1981-01-04)

Turner and the Sublime (British Museum, 1981-05-15 - 1981-09-20)

Turner and the Sublime (Yale Center for British Art, 1981-02-11 - 1981-04-19)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16362
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