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Creator:
Print made by James Fittler, 1758–1835, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Isola Bella, on the Lago Maggiore

Part Of:

Collective Title: A Picturesque Tour of Italy

Date:
1818
Medium:
Etching and engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 11/16 × 15 inches (27.1 × 38.1 cm), Plate: 9 × 12 1/16 inches (22.9 × 30.6 cm), and Image: 5 9/16 × 8 5/8 inches (14.1 × 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.160"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Hakewills Italy Feb 1820"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "1818"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "([Rowmouth] May 43)"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner, R.A.from a finished sketch by James Hakewill."; lettered, lower center: "Isola Bella, | on the Lago Maggiore. | Publish'd as the act directs, Decr.1.1818, by John Murray, Albemarle Street, London."; lettered, lower right: "Engrv'd by James Fittler, A.R.A."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13293
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:36993
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