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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Abiel Prior, 1809–1886, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

The Golden Bough

Date:
1875
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 3/4 × 13 1/2 inches (24.8 × 34.3 cm) and Image: 6 1/2 × 10 inches (16.5 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "5.4 1/2 x 3.5 1/4"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "The Golden Bough (MS. Fallacies of Hope)"

Lettered below image, lower left; "J.M.W. TURNER, R.A. PAINTER." lower center: "THE GOLDEN BOUGH. | FROM THE PICTURE IN THE VERNON GALLERY. | LONDON, PUBLISHED FOR THE PROPRIETORS." lower right: "T.A. PRIOR, ENGRAVER."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13870
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape | religious and mythological subject
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:39343
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