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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 and line engraving; engraver's proof on thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper with cream chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 25 3/8 × 37 1/2 inches (64.5 × 95.3 cm), Plate: 19 1/8 × 25 1/2 inches (48.6 × 64.8 cm), Chine collé: 18 3/8 × 24 3/4 inches (46.7 × 62.9 cm), and Image: 15 × 22 7/8 inches (38.1 × 58.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R. 648"

Lettered inside image, lower left: "I M W T"; below image: "Painted by J.M.W.Turner R.AA. | Engraved by William Miller 1838 | Printed by R. Lloyd"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8031
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
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:25941
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