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Creator:
Print made by George Cooke, 1781–1834, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Florence, from Chiesa al Monte

Part Of:

Collective Title: A Picturesque Tour of Italy

Date:
1820
Medium:
Etching and engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/8 × 15 3/16 inches (26.4 × 38.6 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.158"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Hakewill's Italy Feb 1820"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "1820"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "[...]mouth May 43"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner, R.A. from a sketch by J.Hakewill."; lettered, lower center: "Florence, | from the Chiesa al Montte. | Publish'd, as the act directs, June 1.1820, by John Murray, Albemarle Str. London."; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by George Cooke."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13274
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arch | basilica | bridge | building | cityscape | infant | lute | man | mountain | priest | river | staff | tower | tree | water | woman
Associated Places:
Arno | Firenze | Firenze | Italy | Ponte Vecchio | San Miniato al Monte | Toscana
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:36956
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