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Creator:
Print made by Sir Frank Short, 1857–1945, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, 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
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 × 13 1/2 inches (25.4 × 34.3 cm), Plate: 8 5/8 × 11 3/8 inches (21.9 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 1/2 × 10 3/8 inches (19.1 × 26.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "F | Intaglio set F.S."; lower right: "FIrst finished proof on old French paper"

Monogrammed in plate: "S" on shield

Lettered below image, left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R. A."; center: "STONEHENGE AT DAYBREAK | From an Unpublished Drawing for the Liber Studiorum in the possession of J.E. Taylor Esq."; right: "Engraved by F. Short 1897"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:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8228
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:30756
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