Peace: Burial at Sea
- Additional Title(s):
Peace—Burial of Wilkie (Peace—Burial at Sea)
- between 1859 and 1861
- Etching and line engraving on moderately thick, smooth, beige wove paper
- Sheet: 12 3/4 × 8 7/8 inches (32.4 × 22.5 cm), Image: 7 3/4 × 7 3/4 inches (19.7 × 19.7 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R. 744"; lower right: "R.A. 1842"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "Peace- Burial at Sea (with 2 lines from "The Fallacies of Hope)"
Lettered below image, lower left: "J.M.W. TURNER R.A. PINXT."; lower center: "PEACE-- BURIAL OF WILKIE. | FROM THE PICTURE IN THE NATIONAL GALLERY. | LONDON, JAMES S. VIRTUE"; lower right: "J. COUSEN SCULPT."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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- IIIF Manifest:
The lure of the east : British Orientalist painting: wall labels, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2008, pp. [19-20], V 2577 (YCBA) V 2577 [YCBA]
The lure of the East, British orientalist painting, 1830-1925 , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2008, p. 16, V 1879 (YCBA) [YCBA]