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Creator:
Henry Le Keux, 1787–1868, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
High Street, Edinburgh
Date:
1819
Medium:
Line engraving on moderately thick, smooth, cream, wove paper, with beige, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 9/16 × 14 7/8 inches (26.8 × 37.8 cm), Chine collé: 9 3/8 × 12 3/4 inches (23.8 × 32.4 cm), and Image: 6 9/16 × 9 11/16 inches (16.7 × 24.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.192"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Scotts 'Provincial antiquities' 1826"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "1819"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "{[k...] July 1949)"

Lettered, lower left: "DRAWN BY J.M.W.TURNER, R.A."; lettered, lower center: "THE FIGURES ENGRAVED BY G.COOKE. | HIGH STREET, ENDINBURGH. | London, Published Dec 20, 1819, by Rodwell & Martin, New Bond Street. | Printed by McQueen."; lettered, lower right: "ENGRAVED BY H.LE KEUX."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13287
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:36988
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