Chain of Alps from Grenoble to Chamberi
- Part Of:
- Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink Engraver's proof (c) on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
- Sheet (trimmed to plate): 8 1/4 × 11 1/2 inches (21 × 29.2 cm), Image: 7 × 10 1/4 inches (17.8 × 26 cm), and Mount: 13 3/8 × 17 1/2 inches (34 × 44.5 cm)
Inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "Engraver's Proof | Extremely Rare | 49 E.P. (c)"; lower right: "15/6 | Turner's Liber Studiorum"; inscribed on mount in graphite: "49. The Chain of Alps. Engraver's Proof (c), Completed, but before any lettering, Ex. F.L.Griggs, R.A. & W. Say."
Blind embossed: "W. S." William Say (Lugt 2651)
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
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Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British, Chain of Alps from Grenoble to Chamberi, 1812
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