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Creator:
Etched and engraved by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Flounder Fishing, Battersea

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
between 1813 and 1823
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 × 16 3/8 inches (27.9 × 41.6 cm), Plate: 8 1/2 × 11 1/2 inches (21.6 × 29.2 cm), and Image: 7 1/8 × 10 1/8 inches (18.1 × 25.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "89"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "Drawn & Engraved by Turner | Flounder Fishing Battersea"; lower center: "unpublished Liber"; lower right: "reprint from the original plate in the 1870s | Colnaghi"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13966
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:38727
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