Fishing Boats off Calais (The Pas de Calais)
- Materials & Techniques:
- Mezzotint and white chalk; engraver's proof (a), touched on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
- Sheet: 18 1/4 × 23 1/8 inches (46.4 × 58.7 cm), Image: 15 3/8 × 25 1/8 inches (39.1 × 63.8 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "796(a)"; lower left: "32 | Early Engraver's Proof"; lower right: "Touched Proof"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "ai/ | No.9"
Stamped on verso: "29376"
Lettered upper center: "PAS DE CALAIS"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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Translations - Turner and Printmaking (Yale Center for British Art, 1993-09-29 - 1993-12-05) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
Eric M. Lee, Translations : Turner and printmaking, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1993, pp. 27, 30, no. 108, NJ18 .T85 L44 1993 (YCBA) [YCBA]