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Creator:
John Landseer, 1769–1852, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
High Force or Fall of the Tees
Date:
1821
Medium:
Line engraving, printed on india paper, first published state on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 1/8 × 17 3/4 inches (30.8 × 45.1 cm), Plate: 11 9/16 × 17 1/2 inches (29.4 × 44.5 cm), Chine collé: 11 3/8 × 17 3/16 inches (28.9 × 43.7 cm), and Image: 7 5/8 × 10 11/16 inches (19.4 × 27.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Whitaker's History of Richmondshire 1821 (J.W. Feb 49)"

Lettered, lower left: "J.M.W. Turner R.A. delt."; lettered, lower center: "High Force or Fall of Tees | Published by Longman & Co. Paternoster Row, and Hurst Robinson, & Co. Cheapside, London, Septr. 12th 1821."; lettered, lower right: "J.Landseer F.S.A. sculpt. | Printed by H.Triggs."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13298
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Turner and the Sublime (Art Gallery of Ontario, 1980-11-01 - 1981-01-04)

Turner and the Sublime (British Museum, 1981-05-15 - 1981-09-20)

Turner and the Sublime (Yale Center for British Art, 1981-02-11 - 1981-04-19)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:36998
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