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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by William Say, 1768–1834, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Glaucus and Scylla

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
between 1813 and 1823
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink Engraver's proof (h) on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 15 1/2 inches (27.3 × 39.4 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: "Drawn & Etched by J.M.W. Turner R. A."; lower center: "Glaucus & Scylla"; lower right: "Engraved by W. Say"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "H. H. | Reiss Colln"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8196
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
beach | cliffs | god | nymph | religious and mythological subject | rocks (landforms) | running | sea | sun | trees
Associated People:
Glaucus
Scylla
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:30628
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