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Creator:
Print made by Edward Goodall, 1795–1870, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Fingal's Cave, Staffa - from XLVII 'Scott's Poetical Works'

Part Of:

Collective Title: Scott's Poetical Works

Date:
1834
Medium:
Line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 × 6 7/8 inches (25.4 × 17.5 cm) and Plate: 8 1/4 × 6 inches (21 × 15.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.512"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "Finagal's Cave Staffa. Proof on plain paper Scott's Poems 1833"

Lettered below image, lower left: "J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lower right: "E. Goodall"; lower center: "Staffa | EDINBURGH; PUBLISHED 1833, BY ROBERT CADELL, | AND MOON, BOYS & GRAVES, LONDON."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13954
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basalt | cave | geology | island | landscape | ocean | rocks (landforms) | sea | water | waves (natural events)
Associated Places:
Argyll and Bute | Europe | Scotland | Staffa | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38680
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Sebastian Mitchell, Celtic Postmodernism : Ossian and Contemporary Art, , Translation and Literature, vol. 22, November 2013, pp. 422, 424, Available online (Orbis) Edinburgh Unisersity Press


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