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Creator:
Print made by Edward Goodall, 1795–1870, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Fingal's Cave, Staffa

Part Of:

Collective Title: Scott's Poetical Works

Date:
1834
Medium:
Line engraving; early engraver's proof on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper, with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/4 × 9 3/4 inches (34.9 × 24.8 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 6 inches (21 × 15.2 cm), and Chine collé: 4 5/8 × 5 5/8 inches (11.7 × 14.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R. 512 E.P. (early)"; lower left: "Staffa Fingal's Cave- Engraver's Proof (1) before lines [...] low on left, and rocks on left softened." inscribed on verso in graphite: "Cave, Staffa"

Blind embossed: "W.G.R"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7709
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basalt | cave | landscape | ocean | rocks (landforms) | sea | water | waves (natural events)
Associated Places:
Argyll and Bute | Europe | Scotland | Staffa | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16563
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Sebastian Mitchell, Celtic Postmodernism : Ossian and Contemporary Art, , Translation and Literature, vol. 22, November 2013, pp. 422, 424, Available online (Orbis) Edinburgh Unisersity Press [ORBIS]


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