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Creator:
Print made by Robert Wallis, 1794–1878, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Lake of Lucerne

Date:
1854
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; India proof, second state on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with cream chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 1/2 × 34 3/4 inches (59.7 × 88.3 cm), Plate: 16 1/2 × 22 3/4 inches (41.9 × 57.8 cm), Chine collé: 15 3/8 × 22 inches (39.1 × 55.9 cm), and Image: 11 3/8 × 18 5/8 inches (28.9 × 47.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R671"; lower left: "48/2"; lower center: "Lucerne"

Blind embossed: Printseller's Association stamp

Lettered below image: "Painted by J.M.W. Turner R.A. | London, Published May 27th 1854: by Henry Graves & Compy. Printsellers i Ordinary to Her Majesty and H.R.H. Prince Albert - 6 Pall Mall. | Engraved by Robert Wallis."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8076
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26089
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