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Creator:
Edward Francis Finden, 1791–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Parnassus and Castalian Spring
Date:
1832-1834
Medium:
Line engraving, first published state on thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 1/4 × 11 15/16 inches (43.8 × 30.3 cm), Plate: 9 1/4 × 6 15/16 inches (23.5 × 17.6 cm), Chine collé: 8 7/8 × 6 5/8 inches (22.5 × 16.8 cm), and Image: 4 × 3 1/4 inches (10.2 × 8.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.424"; lower left: "Vol XIV"; lower right: "Parnassus"

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

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7451
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:16428
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