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

The Tower of London

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Literary Souvenir

Date:
1831
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/4 × 17 3/16 inches (29.8 × 43.7 cm), Plate: 4 15/16 × 7 1/2 inches (12.5 × 19.1 cm), Chine collé: 4 5/8 × 7 3/16 inches (11.7 × 18.3 cm), and Image: 3 1/16 × 4 5/8 inches (7.8 × 11.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.318"; lower left: "Engraver's Proof"; lower right: "Miller"

Collector's stamp, lower right: "W.G.R."

Lettered, lower left: "J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lettered, lower right; "W.Miller 1831"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7154
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | castle | cityscape | marine art | river
Associated Places:
London | Thames | Tower Hamlets | Tower of London | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:17403
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