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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:
Windmill and Lock
Date:
1811
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 15 5/8 inches (27.3 × 39.7 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 11 1/2 inches (21 × 29.2 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 1/4 inches (17.8 × 26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "27"; lower right: "3rd State"; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "27III"; lower left: " The Wind mill & Lock | The mill was at Southall"; lower center: "Strong Third State (with + in the o of possession)"; lower right: "Z.W. oct. 95"

Lettered above image: "P"; below image: "Drawn & Etched by I.M.W.Turner | Engraved by W.Say Engraver to his H.I.H. the Duke of Glocester | FROM A PICTURE IN THE POSSESSION OF I.M.TURNER R.A. | Published June 1, 1811, 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:
B1977.14.14012
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
hill | light | lock | mill | sunset | windmill
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38798
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