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Creator:
Published by Sir Frank Short, 1857–1945, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Print made by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Print made by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
Title:

Jason

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
1807
Medium:
Engraving (electrotype proof) on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/8 × 16 7/8 inches (33.3 × 42.9 cm), Plate: 8 1/8 × 11 3/8 inches (20.6 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 1/4 × 10 1/4 inches (18.4 × 26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed, in graphite: "Proof from an electro. plate made from the two pieces of the oriignal plate in the possession of [unintelligible]"; "For Martin Hendrie Esq."; "F.S. [unintelligible] 1908"; "The mezzotint was taken off the | plate and Frank Short [unintelligible] the etching in this state. Only 2 or 3 proofs taken. Short has the electro plate."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1977.14.10948
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
armor | brass | cave | dragon | fight with the dragon; Jason sprinkles a drug in its eyes, possibly assisted by Medea | grass | hill | landscape | skeleton | tree | trunk
Associated People:
Jason
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:29373
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