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Creator:
W. R. Smith, active 1819–1851
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Chain Bridge over River Tees
Date:
1838
Medium:
Line engraving, 2nd state on thick, smooth, cream, wove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 × 14 3/4 inches (27.9 × 37.5 cm), Plate: 9 15/16 × 12 15/16 inches (25.2 × 32.9 cm), Chine collé: 9 3/8 × 12 1/4 inches (23.8 × 31.1 cm), and Image: 6 9/16 × 9 7/8 inches (16.7 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphie, lower left: "R.302"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Picturesque Views in England & Wales"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Fine second state"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "94"

Inventory stamp, verso, lower center: "20116"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lettered, lower center: "Chain Bridge over the River Tees. | London, Published 1838, for the Proprietor, by Longman & Co. Paternoster Row."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by W.R. Smith | Printed by McQueen"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13416
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:37338
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