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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by William Say, 1768–1834, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Isis
Date:
1819
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/2 × 17 1/4 inches (29.2 × 43.8 cm), Plate: 8 1/8 × 11 3/8 inches (20.6 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 1/8 × 10 3/8 inches (18.1 × 26.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "68"; lower right: "5th State"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "(Good late-state 5th)"; lower right: "(Z.W. 45)"

Lettered above image: "E P"; below image: "Drawn & Etched by I.M.W.Turner Esq. R.A.P.P. | Engraved by W.Say Engraver to H.R.H. the Duke of Gloucester. | ISIS | Picture in the Possession of the Earl of Egremont. | 3 Feet by 4 Feet | London, Pub. Jan. 1. 1819 by I.M.W.Turner Queen Anne Str. West."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13977
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:38746
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