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

The Grand Canal, Venice

Date:
1838
Medium:
Etching; engraver's proof, open etched state on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper with cream chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside image): 15 3/8 × 22 inches (39.1 × 55.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "648"; lower left: "(2)"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "The Grand Canal, Venice | 10/6"

Lettered below image: "J. M. W. Turner R. A. | Etched by Will" (trimmed away)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8030
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
canal | church | cityscape | marine art
Associated Places:
Grand Canal | Italy | Santa Maria della Salute | St Mark's Campanile | Venice | Venice
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:25938
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