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

The Castle of St. Angelo

Part Of:

Collective Title: Byron's Life and Works

Date:
1834
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof on thick, slightlly textured, beige, wove paper, with beige, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 3/8 × 11 11/16 inches (44.1 × 29.7 cm), Plate: 8 15/16 × 6 inches (22.7 × 15.2 cm), Chine collé: 8 1/4 × 5 1/2 inches (21 × 14 cm), and Image: 2 3/4 × 3 1/2 inches (7 × 8.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.419 (b)"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Engraver's Proof before any letters - Before the sky was completed | Castle of St Angelo - Byron | VIII"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Castle of St. Angelo"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "7/6 Engravers Proof"

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7445
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | basilica | bridge | castle | mausoleum | park | river
Associated Places:
Castel Sant'Angelo | Italy | Lazio | Parco Adriano | Ponte Sant'Angelo | Rome | Saint Peter's Basilica | Tiber
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16404
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