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Creator:
Print made by William Miller, 1796–1882, British
related to Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Front Wrapper for the Prose Works of Sir Walter Scott, Part One (two copies)

Part Of:

Collective Title: Scott's Prose Works

Date:
1835
Medium:
Letterpress
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered, upper left: "Proofs on India Paper, before letters,"; lettered, upper right: "Columbier Quarto, £1. 15s."; lettered, upper center: "A NEW SERIES | OF | ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATIONS | BY | J.M.W. TURNER, R.A. | TO ALL EDITIONS OF | THE PROSE WORKS | OF | SIR WALTER SCOTT, BART."; lettered, center: "PART I. | Contents. | Dryden's Monument. LIFE OF DRYDEN. W. Miller. | Dumbarton. BIOGRAPHICAL MEMOIRS. W. Miller. | Brussels. W. Miller. | Hugoumon. PAUL'S LETTERS. W. Miller. | New Abbey. W. miller. | Norham Casstle. PROVINCIAL ANTIQUITIES. W. Miller | Jerusalem. W. Miller | Shakespear's Monument. ESSAYS. J. Horsburgh. | Paris. W.Miller. | Quai Conti, Paris. J. Horsburgh. | Brienne. W. Miller. | Venice. LIFE OF NAPOLEON. W. Miller."; letttered, lower center: "LONDON: | HODGSON, BOYS, AND GRAVES, 6, pALL mALL; | AND ROBERT CADELL, EDINBURGH. | 1835."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8464
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31468
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