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Creator:
Print made by Frederick Christian Lewis the Elder, 1779–1856, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

The Field of Waterloo

Date:
1830
Medium:
Mezzotint; second published state on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 23 1/8 × 34 3/8 inches (58.7 × 87.3 cm), Plate: 18 1/8 × 25 1/4 inches (46 × 64.1 cm), and Image: 13 7/8 × 22 7/8 inches (35.2 × 58.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.795"

Lettered below image: "Painted by J.M.W. Turner, R.A. | Engraved by F. C. Lewis | FIELD OF WATERLOO | -HEAPD AND PENT | RIDER AND HORSE IN ONE RED BURIAL BLENT | Byron's Childe Harold. | London. Published May 1830 by J.M.W. Turner, R.A.. 47 Queen Ann Street, West."; lower right: "PROOF"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8339
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:31100
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