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Creator:
Print made by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Norham Castle, on the River Tweed

Part Of:

Collective Title: The Rivers of England (River Scenery)

Date:
1824
Medium:
Mezzotint; engraver's proof (b) (touched) on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 3/4 × 13 1/4 inches (24.8 × 33.7 cm), Plate: 7 5/8 × 10 1/8 inches (19.4 × 25.7 cm), and Image: 9 × 8 1/2 inches (22.9 × 21.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "lightened- scratched on water to [...] - Turner touched for darkening- sky scraped for lightening"; lower right: "Touched- [...] | 4648- [...] J.M.W. Turner"

Collector's mark: "W.G.R."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8264
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:30861
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