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Creator:
Print made by James T. Willmore, 1800–1863, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Ancient Italy

Date:
between 1859 and 1861
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 × 11 5/8 inches (23.2 × 29.5 cm) and Image: 7 1/4 × 9 7/8 inches (18.4 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R. 735", lower right: "R.A. 1838"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "Ancient Italy - Ovod Banished from Rome"

Lettered below image, lower left: "J.M.W. TURNER, R.A. PINXT."; lover center: "ANCIENT ITALY. | FROM THE PICTURE IN THE POSSESSION OF H.A.J. MUNRO ESQE."; lower right: "J.T. WILLMORE, SCULPT."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13874
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cityscape | river
Associated Places:
Italy | Rome | Tiber
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:39350
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