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Creator:
Print made by John Pye, 1782–1874, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Ehrenbreitstein

Date:
1845
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; engraver's proof (b) on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige wove paper with cream chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 3/4 × 34 1/2 inches (60.3 × 87.6 cm), Plate: 14 × 17 3/8 inches (35.6 × 44.1 cm), Chine collé: 13 1/2 × 16 3/4 inches (34.3 × 42.5 cm), and Image: 11 1/8 × 15 1/4 inches (28.3 × 38.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.662(b)"; lower left: "Engraver's Proof"; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "S.Q.M.S. Esq."

Lettered below image: "J.M.W.Turner R.A. | John Pye, London 1845"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8061
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
castle | church | cityscape | landscape (representation) | river
Associated Places:
Basilica of St. Castor | Ehrenbreitstein, Feste | Germany | Koblenz | Mosel | Philippsburg Castle | Rheinland-Pfalz
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26040
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