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Creator:
James Baylis Allen, 1803–1876, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Château of Amboise
Date:
1833
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 9/16 × 11 11/16 inches (21.7 × 29.7 cm), Plate: 5 15/16 × 8 13/16 inches (15.1 × 22.4 cm), Chine collé: 5 5/8 × 8 9/16 inches (14.3 × 21.7 cm), and Image: 3 11/16 × 5 9/16 inches (9.4 × 14.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.438(b)"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Amboise Chateau 438. E.P. (b) [sr] Theobald."; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Before clouds are put in"

Lettered, lowre left: "J.M.W. Turner"; lettered, lower right: "James B. Allen."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7484
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | bridge | château | river
Associated Places:
Amboise | Centre | Château d'Amboise | Europe | France | Indre-et-Loire | Loire
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16456
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