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Creator:
Print made by William Miller, 1796–1882, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Dryburgh

Part Of:

Collective Title: Scott's Poetical Works

Date:
1834
Medium:
Line engraving; engraver's proof on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/2 × 13 1/2 inches (21.6 × 34.3 cm), Plate: 6 × 8 1/8 inches (15.2 × 20.6 cm), Chine collé: 5 7/8 × 7 7/8 inches (14.9 × 20 cm), and Image: 3 1/4 × 5 3/4 inches (8.3 × 14.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R. 501 (a)"; lower left: "Dryburgh Abbey (1) Engraver's Proof"; lower center: "(Before tiny white figure in river below groups on bank on left | (Before upper sky softened generally"; inscribed in graphite on verso, lower right: "Dryburgh Abbey"

Blind embossed: "W.G.R"

Lettered below image, lower left: "J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lower right: "W. Miller"; lower center: "Edinburgh, Published by Robert Cadell: and Moon, Boy & Graves, London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7685
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abbey | landscape (representation) | literary theme | mountain | river | ruin
Associated Places:
Berwickshire | Dryburgh Abbey | Eildon Hills | Scotland | Scotland | Scottish Borders | Tweed
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16552
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