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Creator:
Print made by Robert Wallis, 1794–1878, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
William Tell's Chapel (vignette)
Date:
1830
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; engraver's proof on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 1/4 × 12 7/8 inches (43.8 × 32.7 cm), Plate: 10 1/8 × 5 5/8 inches (25.7 × 14.3 cm), Chine collé: 10 7/8 × 5 3/8 inches (27.6 × 13.7 cm), and Image: 2 7/8 × 3 1/2 inches (7.3 × 8.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "R349 (b)"; lower center: "Turner"; lower left: "2. Italy | 2. William Tell's Chapel- Proof with Engraver's name only before publication line"

Blind embossed: "W.G.R."; on verso stamped in black ink: "103066"

Lettered below image: "Rob Wallis 1827"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7204
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:16968
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