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Creator:
Print made by William Miller, 1796–1882, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Modern Italy

Date:
between 1859 and 1861
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on moderately thick, smooth, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/4 × 12 3/8 inches (23.5 × 31.4 cm) and Image: 7 1/4 × 10 1/8 inches (18.4 × 25.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R. 736"; lower right: "R.A. 1838"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "Modern Italy- The [...]"; lower right: "Corporation Galleries Glasgow"

Lettered below image, lower left: "J.M.W. TURNER R.A. PINXT."; lower center: "MODERN ITALY. | FROM THE PICTURE IN THE POSSESSION OF H.A.J. MUNRO, ESQ. | LONDON, JAMES S. VIRTUE"; lower right: "W. MILLER SCULPT."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13875
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape
Associated Places:
Italy
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:39351
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