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

Aurelian Walls, Pyramid of Cestius

Additional Title(s):

The Walls of Rome (Tomb of Cestius)

Part Of:

Collective Title: Byron's Life and Works

Date:
1832-1834
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 5/16 × 11 15/16 inches (44 × 30.3 cm), Plate: 9 1/4 × 6 15/16 inches (23.5 × 17.6 cm), and Image: 2 5/8 × 3 3/4 inches (6.7 × 9.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.423"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Turner"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Walls of Rome"

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7450
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:16426
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