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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

London from Greenwich

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
1811
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 × 16 3/4 inches (27.9 × 42.5 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 11 1/2 inches (21 × 29.2 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 1/2 inches (17.8 × 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "26"; lower right: "4th State"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "[...] Fourth State (with dot in the o) London"; lower right: "ZW. July 43"

Lettered above image: "A"; below image: "Drawn & Etched by J.M.W.Turner R.A. P.P. | | Engraved by C.Turner | 3.ft by 4.ft | LONDON, from GREENWICH | Picture in the possession of Walter Fawkes Esqr. of Farnley. | Published Jany. 1 1811 by Mr. Turner Queen Ann Street West"; lower left: "3ft by 4ft | H"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14013
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural | cityscape | deer | river | view
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38799
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