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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:
The Straw Yard
Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink on thin, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 3/4 × 13 inches (24.8 × 33 cm), Plate: 8 1/8 × 11 3/8 inches (20.6 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 1/4 × 10 inches (18.4 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "7"; lower right: "F 7 III"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "R7 | 152"

Lettered above image, upper center: "P"; below image: "Drawn & Etchd. by J.M.W.Turner Esqr. R.A.P.P. | Engraved by Chas. Turnre. | 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:
B1977.14.14028
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | country (rural landscape) | farm | farmer | fence | genre subject | hay | horses (animals) | ladder | landscape | plow (agricultural equipment) | pond
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38814
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