- Shields on the River Tyne
- Mezzotint and etching, (Turner's copies, touched) on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 13 3/8 × 20 1/8 inches (34 × 51.1 cm), Plate: 7 1/2 × 10 inches (19.1 × 25.4 cm), and Image: 6 × 8 1/2 inches (15.2 × 21.6 cm)
Inscribed in graphite lower right: "Plate 1- The stars in this impression have been touched out- possibly as an Experiment"
Collector's mark: "W.G.R"
Lettered below image, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. RA. | J.M.W Turner's 15 Proofs"; lower center: "SHIELDS ON THE RIVER TYNE. | Rivers of England Plate 1 | London Published June 2, 1823 by W.B. Cooke 9 Soho Square"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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Print made by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British, Shields on the River Tyne, 1823
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