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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Mt. St. Gothard
Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink First published state on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/4 × 17 1/4 inches (29.8 × 43.8 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 11 3/8 inches (21 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 1/4 inches (17.8 × 26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "9I"; lower right: "DVC VII"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "£l"; lower center: "Cotswold Gallery, 1924, ex. G.E.Blood"

Lettered above image: "M.S."; below image: "Drawn & Etchd by J.M.W.Turner Esqr. R.A.P.P. | Engraved by Chas. Turner | Mt. St. GOTHARD | London, Published Feby. 20 1808, by C. Turner, No. 50, Warren Street Fitzroy Square"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8106
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal | cliffs | mountains | rocks (landforms) | snow
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Turner and the Sublime (Art Gallery of Ontario, 1980-11-01 - 1981-01-04)

Turner and the Sublime (British Museum, 1981-05-15 - 1981-09-20)

Turner and the Sublime (Yale Center for British Art, 1981-02-11 - 1981-04-19)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26125
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