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Print made by W. R. Smith, active 1819–1851
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851

Harlech Castle, North Wales

Part Of:

Collective Title: Picturesque Views in England and Wales

Materials & Techniques:
Line-engraving, 2nd state on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper, with cream chine collé
Sheet: 11 1/8 × 15 inches (28.3 × 38.1 cm), Plate: 10 × 13 1/8 inches (25.4 × 33.3 cm), Chine collé: 9 5/8 × 12 11/16 inches (24.4 × 32.2 cm), Image: 6 3/8 × 9 5/8 inches (16.2 × 24.4 cm)

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: R.291"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Second state"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Picturesque Views in England & Wales"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "2nd state"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "83"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lettered, lower center: "Harlech Castle, North Wales. | London, Published 1836, for the Proprietor, by Longman & Co. Paternoster Row"; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by W.R. Smith | Printed by Mc Queen."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
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IIIF Manifest:

The Romantic Print in Britain - Yale Center for British Art (Carnegie Museum of Art, 2004-02-14 - 2004-05-09) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

The Romantic Landscape Prints - The Chiaroscuro of Nature (Yale Center for British Art, 2002-09-25 - 2002-12-29) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition] [Exhibition Description]

Fairest Isle - The Appreciation of British Scenery 1750-1850 (Yale Center for British Art, 1989-04-12 - 1989-06-25) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Duncan Robinson, Fairest isle : the appreciation of British scenery, 1750-1850, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1989, p. 11, no. 83, ND1354.4 F35 (YCBA) [YCBA]

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