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Creator:
Print made by Robert Wallis, 1794–1878, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

William Tell's Chapel

Part Of:

Collective Title: Rogers's Italy

Date:
1829
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; engraver's proof on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 × 12 inches (43.2 × 30.5 cm), Plate: 10 1/4 × 5 5/8 inches (26 × 14.3 cm), Chine collé: 10 × 5 1/4 inches (25.4 × 13.3 cm), and Image: 2 7/8 × 3 1/2 inches (7.3 × 8.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

?Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R. 349"; lower left: "Tell's Chapel"

Blind embossed: "W.G.R."

Lettered below image: "London. Published September 1, 1829. by R. Jennings, 62 Cheapside."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7256
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chapel | historical subject | lake | landscape (representation)
Associated Places:
Europe | Lucerne, Lake | Sisikon | Switzerland | Tellskapelle | Uri
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16481
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