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Creator:
Print made by Sir Frank Short, 1857–1945, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Published by Robert Dunthorne, active 1881–1930, British
Title:

Stonehenge at Daybreak

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
1897
Medium:
Mezzotint printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 × 17 1/8 inches (30.5 × 43.5 cm), Plate: 8 1/2 × 11 1/8 inches (21.6 × 28.3 cm), and Image: 7 3/8 × 10 1/8 inches (18.7 × 25.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "F.S."

Studio mark: "Published by Robert Dunthorne"; monogrammed in plate: "S" on shield

Lettered below image, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R. A."; lower center: "STONEHENGE AT DAYBREAK | from an Unpublished drawing for the Liber Studiorum in the possession of J.E. Taylor Esq."; lower right: "Engraved by F. Short 1897"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "Frank Short"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10407
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:26531
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