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Creator:
Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Design for an Illustration for Walter Scott's "Lady of the Lake", Loch Achray

Additional Title(s):

Loch Achray

Date:
ca. 1832
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, and pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper, mounted on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches (28.6 x 21.6 cm) and Mount: 14 x 10 7/8 inches (35.6 x 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink upper center: "Lady of the Lake | vol"; in pen and brown ink lower center: "Trossaes | from | Loch Achray"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.240
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cattle | deer | design | illustration | lady | lake | landscape | literary theme | mountains | trees
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1883
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Andrew Wilton, The life and work of J.M.W. Turner, Academy Editions, London, 1979, p. 429, No. 1085, NJ18 T85 +W577 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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