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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:
Mt. St. Gothard
Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 5/8 × 15 3/4 inches (27 × 40 cm), Plate: 8 1/8 × 11 1/2 inches (20.6 × 29.2 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 1/4 inches (17.8 × 26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "9"; lower right: "6th State"; inscribed on verso in brown ink, upper center: "9."; in graphite, lower center: "with M (1) of Gothard"; lower right: "3rd State | 6th State (Finberg) | 5391f | nmyl"

Lettered above image: "M.S."; below image: "Drawn & Etchd by J.M.W.Turner Esqr. R.A.P.P. | Engraved by Chas. Turner | Mt. St. GOTHARD | London, Published Feby. 20 1808, by C. Turner, No. 50, Warren Street Fitzroy Square"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14026
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliff | donkey | mountains | rocks (landforms) | tunnel
Access:
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Publications:
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Franny Moyle, Turner : The Extraordinary Life and Momentous Times of J.M.W. Turner, New York, 2016, p. 218, NJ18 T85 M79 2016 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38812
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