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

Tomb of Cecilia Metella, Rome

Additional Title(s):

Mausoleo di Cecelia Metella

Part Of:

Collective Title: Byron's Life and Works

Date:
1833
Medium:
Etching and engraving, first published state on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige, wove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 17 1/8 inches (30.2 × 43.5 cm), Plate: 6 15/16 × 9 1/4 inches (17.6 × 23.5 cm), Chine collé: 6 11/16 × 9 inches (17 × 22.9 cm), and Image: 3 1/8 × 5 1/4 inches (7.9 × 13.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.410"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "410"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Tomb of Cecilia Metella"

Collector's stamp, lower right: "W.G.R."

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by E. Finden."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7433
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:16385
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