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Creator:
Edward Francis Finden, 1791–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
The Bridge of Sighs, Venice
Date:
1832-1834
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof on thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 1/16 × 11 3/4 inches (43.3 × 29.8 cm), Plate: 9 1/4 × 7 inches (23.5 × 17.8 cm), Chine collé: 8 15/16 × 6 11/16 inches (22.7 × 17 cm), and Image: 3 3/4 × 3 1/8 inches (9.5 × 7.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.421"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Vol XI"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Bridge of Sighs"

Collector's mark below image at right, "W.G.R."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7448
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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The Romantic Print in the Age of Revolutions: Hero, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History (Yale Center for British Art, 2003-01-23 - 2003-06-01)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16416
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