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Creator:
Print made by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
after Henry Raeburn, 1756–1823, British
Published by Robert Hartley Cromek, 1770–1812, British
Title:
Sir Walter Scott
Date:
1810
Medium:
Mezzotint, published state on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 22 1/8 × 16 3/8 inches (56.2 × 41.6 cm), Plate: 20 7/8 × 14 5/8 inches (53 × 37.1 cm), and Image: 18 × 14 5/8 inches (45.7 × 37.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, center: "4"; lower center: "14"

Collector's mark: lyre

Lettered below image, lower center: "WALTER SCOTT ESQR. | Engraved by C. Turner from the Original Picture by Raeburn in | the possession of Archibald Constable Esqr. London, Published Jany 18th 1810, by R.H. Cromek, 64 Newman Street"; lower right, "Proof"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.612
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
portrait
Associated People:
Scott, Sir Walter (1771–1832), poet and novelist
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Voices of Scotland (The Grolier Club, 1992-12-17 - 1993-02-20)

Modern Gothic : The Revival of Medieval Art (Yale University Art Gallery, 2000-04-04 - 2000-07-30)

The Romantic Print in the Age of Revolutions: Hero, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History (Yale Center for British Art, 2003-01-23 - 2003-06-01)

The Romantic Print in Britain - Yale Center for British Art (Carnegie Museum of Art, 2004-02-14 - 2004-05-09)

Art and Music in Britain: Four Encounters, 1730-1900 (Yale Center for British Art, 2006-10-05 - 2006-12-31)

Publications:
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Timothy J. Barringer, Art & music in Britain, four encounters, 1730-1900 , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2006, pp. 23, 28, 29, V 1699 (YCBA)

Timothy J. Barringer, Art & music in Britain, four encounters, 1730-1900 (exhibition and label text) , New Haven, 2006, [p. 65], V 1699:1 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:22307
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