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Creator:
Print made by John Horsburgh, 1791–1869, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Mayburgh

Part Of:

Collective Title: Scott's Poetical Works

Medium:
Line engraving; engraver's proof on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/2 × 8 5/8 inches (34.3 × 21.9 cm), Plate: 8 1/8 × 5 7/8 inches (20.6 × 14.9 cm), Chine collé: 8 × 5 7/8 inches (20.3 × 14.9 cm), and Image: 3 1/2 × 3 1/2 inches (8.9 × 8.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R. 514"; lower left: "Mayburgh- Poems- Engraver's Proof- Before distant castle defined & [...] in foreground [...]"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "Mayburgh"

Blind embossed: "W.G.R"

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7713
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:16565
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