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Creator:
Print made by W. R. Smith, active 1819–1851
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Hospice of the Great St. Bernard (vignette)

Part Of:

Collective Title: Rogers's Italy

Date:
1830
Medium:
Engraver's proof; line engraving and etching on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 1/4 × 11 3/4 inches (43.8 × 29.8 cm), Plate: 10 5/16 × 5 5/8 inches (26.2 × 14.3 cm), Chine collé: 10 × 5 1/2 inches (25.4 × 14 cm), and Image: 3 1/2 × 3 1/2 inches (8.9 × 8.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "R. 351 (b)"; lower left: "4 | Italy Hospice of | Great St. Bernard. I. (b). Finished proof with Engraver's name only- dog removed."

Blind embossed: "W.G.R"

Lettered below image: "Engraved by W.R. Smith."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7209
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:16965
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