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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, nineteenth century
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Advertisement for the Half Length Engraving of J.M.W. Turner by C. Turner

Date:
1856
Medium:
Letterpress
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and black ink, center: "Printed and"

Lettered, upper center: "THE LATE JOSEPH M. WM. TURNER, ESQ. R.A. | MR. CHARLES TURNER has the pleasure to inform his Friends that a Half-Length | Engraving is in great forwardness, and will now be published, of that Great and | Talented Artist, | Mr. J. M. WM. TURNER, | Being the only Likeness which has met with the entire approbation of SIR CHARLES | EASTLAKE, MR. JONES, and other Members of the Royal Academy. | PUBLISHED BY | MR. C. TURNER, | No. 50, WARREN STREET, FITZROY SQUARE. | (Where the Picure may be Seen.) | AND AT | MESSRS. PAUL & DOMINIC COLNAGHI & CO., | PALL MA LL, EAST. | Size of the Plate: -- | 23 Inches by 16. The Work, 14 Inches by 11. | Prints....... £2 2 0 | Proofs ....... 3 3 0 | With Autograph ..... 4 4 0"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8478
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31529
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