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

The Bell Rock Lighthouse

Additional Title(s):

The Bell Rock Light House During a Storm from the North East

Date:
1862
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; engraver's proof on thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper with cream chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 1/2 × 34 inches (59.7 × 86.4 cm), Plate: 16 × 21 3/4 inches (40.6 × 55.2 cm), Chine collé: 15 × 21 inches (38.1 × 53.3 cm), and Image: 12 1/4 × 17 7/8 inches (31.1 × 45.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.681"; lower left: "Engraver's Proof with forked lightning on left"

Lettered inside image, lower left: "JMW Turner, RA"; below image: "J.M.W.Turner R.A. - 1818. | William Miller. 1862. | Bell Rock Lighthouse."

Signed in graphite, lower right: "William Miller H.R.S.A."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8086
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:26099
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