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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by William T. Annis, active 1798–1811, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

River Wye

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
1812
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 16 1/4 inches (27.3 × 41.3 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 11 1/2 inches (21 × 29.2 cm), and Image: 7 1/4 × 10 1/2 inches (18.4 × 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "48"; lower right: "3rd State"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "Third State / originally called by Turner Chepstow Castle (Z.W. Aug 42)"

Watermark: "J. Whatman 1810"

Lettered above image: "E.P."; below image: "Drawn & Etched by I.M.W.Turner Esqr. R.A.P.P. | Engraved by W. Annis | River Wye | Published May 23, 1812, by I.M.W.Turner, Queen Ann Street West"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13993
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:38776
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