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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Sheep-Washing, Windsor

Additional Title(s):

Windsor Castle from Salt Hill

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
between 1813 and 1823
Medium:
Etching Early (touched) on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 × 12 7/8 inches (23.2 × 32.7 cm), Plate: 8 1/8 × 11 1/2 inches (20.6 × 29.2 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 1/4 inches (17.8 × 26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center: "No 33"; center: "Make good the lines of the | Castle and then make them a | [...] lighter or burnish out the | nearest ones | that they may be | all equal"; lower center: "Then <...>"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "C Turner"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8199
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:30636
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