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Creator:
Print made by Edward Francis Finden, 1791–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Temple of Minerva, Cape Colonna

Part Of:

Collective Title: Byron's Life and Works

Date:
ca. 1832
Medium:
Etching and engraving on thick, moderately textured, beige, vove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 17 3/16 inches (30.2 × 43.7 cm), Plate: 7 3/16 × 9 13/16 inches (18.3 × 24.9 cm), Chine collé: 6 7/8 × 9 3/16 inches (17.5 × 23.3 cm), and Image: 3 5/8 × 5 3/8 inches (9.2 × 13.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.409"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "409"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Temple of Minerva"

Collector's mark below image at right

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A. from a sketch by T. Allason, Esq."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by E. Finden."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7432
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated Places:
Cape Colonna
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16382
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Pearls to pyramids : British visual culture and the Levant, 1600-1830, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2008, p. 17, V1880


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