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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:
Marine Dabblers
Date:
1811
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 7/8 × 15 7/8 inches (27.6 × 40.3 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 11 3/8 inches (21 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 1/4 inches (17.8 × 26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "29"; in graphite, upper right: "26"; lower left: "1st | F.29I."; lower center: "(From Sir James Knowles Collection, 1908"; lower right: "B.7759(2)"; lower right: "3"

Watermark: J. Whatman 1810

Lettered above image: "M"; below image: "Drawn & Etched by J.M.W. Turner Esqr. R.A. | Engraved by W. Say Engraver to H.R.H. the Duke of Gloucester | MARINE DABBLERS | Published June 1811, by J.M.W. Turner, Queen Ann Street West."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14010
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:38794
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