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Creator:
Print made by George Hollis, 1792–1842, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Rome, Bridge and Castle of St. Angelo on the Tyber

Additional Title(s):

Roma, Castel Sant' Angelo and Ponte Sant' Angelo on the Tiber

Rome, Mausoleum of Hadrian and Bridge of Hadrian, on the Tiber River

Part Of:

Collective Title: A Picturesque Tour of Italy

Date:
1818
Medium:
Line engraving and etching on medium, smooth, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 14 13/16 inches (27.3 × 37.6 cm), Plate: 9 × 12 inches (22.9 × 30.5 cm), and Image: 5 1/2 × 8 5/8 inches (14 × 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.147"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Hakewills Italy, 1820"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "1818"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "([...] May 43)"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R.A. from a finish'd sketch by James Hakewill."; lettered, lower center: "Rome. | Bridge & Castle of St. Angelo, on the Tyber. | Published as the act directs. Oct. 1 1818, by John Murray, Albermarle Str. London."; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by George Hollis."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13262
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | basilica | bridge | castle | cityscape | mausoleum | river
Associated Places:
Castel Sant'Angelo | Europe | Italy | Lazio | Ponte Sant'Angelo | Roma | Saint Peter's Basilica | Tevere
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:36943
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