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

Edinburgh from Blackford Hill

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: 11 1/4 × 16 7/8 inches (28.6 × 42.9 cm), Plate: 6 × 8 1/4 inches (15.2 × 21 cm), Chine collé: 5 5/8 × 7 3/4 inches (14.3 × 19.7 cm), and Image: 3 3/8 × 5 3/4 inches (8.6 × 14.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R. 505"; lower left: "Edinburgh from Blackford Hill. Engraved Proof. Finished"; lower right: "very first impression."

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: & Moon, Boys & Graves, London"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7695
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:16556
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