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Creator:
George Cooke, 1781–1834, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Florence, from the Chiesa al Monte
Date:
1820
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/2 × 14 1/2 inches (26.7 × 36.8 cm), Plate: 9 × 12 inches (22.9 × 30.5 cm), and Image: 5 1/2 × 8 11/16 inches (14 × 22.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.158"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Hakewill's Picturesque Tour of Italy 1820"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "([full count] [april 40])"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A. from a sketch by j. Hakewill."; lettered, lower center: "Florence, | from the Chiesa al Monte. | Publish'd as the act directs, June 1 1820, by John Murray, Albemarle St. London."; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by George Cooke."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13938
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
arch | basilica | bridge | building | cityscape | infant | kneeling | lute | man | mountain | priest | religious and mythological subject | river | sitting | staff | tower | tree | water | woman
Associated Places:
Arno | Firenze | Firenze | Italia | Ponte Vecchio | San Miniato al Monte | Toscana
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38645
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