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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by Thomas Goff Lupton, 1791–1873, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Ploughing, Eton

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
1818
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink Second plate, reprinted for Rawlinson on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/2 × 16 5/8 inches (29.2 × 42.2 cm), Plate: 8 3/8 × 11 1/2 inches (21.3 × 29.2 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 3/8 inches (17.8 × 26.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "One of 17 Selected Impressions"; lower left: "R.79"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "J.M.W.Turner | Ploughing, Eton;" lower center: "Etched & Engraved by T.Lupton, reprinted for Rawlinson c 187- The not on the front is his"; lower right: "In Henry Theobald's Collection May 1925"

Collector's mark: "From | C.W. Dowdeswell | 36 Chancery Lane" (Lugt. 690)

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13970
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:38731
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