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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Published by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
Title:
The Drawing of the Clyde
Date:
1809
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/2 × 14 1/8 inches (26.7 × 35.9 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 11 1/2 inches (21 × 29.2 cm), and Image: 7 1/8 × 10 1/2 inches (18.1 × 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "6a"

Lettered above image: "E. P."; below image: "Drawn & Etched by J.M.W. Turner Esqr. R.A.P.P. | Engraved by C. Turner | Drawing of the Clyde. In the possession of J.M.W. Turner | London, Published March 29. 1809, by C. Turner, no. 50. Warren Street, Fitzroy Square."; lettered in two vertical columns, lower right: "f 3 2 1 4 5"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1264
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23112
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