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Creator:
Print made by John Pye, 1782–1874, British
figures by Charles Heath, 1785–1848, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Published by Longman, active 1804–1914, British
Title:

Pope's Villa

Part Of:

Collective Title: Britton's 'Fine Arts of The English School,' 1811

Date:
1811
Medium:
Line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/16 × 9 1/2 inches (20.5 × 24.1 cm) and Image: 6 7/8 × 8 15/16 inches (17.5 × 22.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.76"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Crooke [...]"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "1811 The dismantling of Pope's Villa (P.W Jan 1940)"

Lettered lower left: "Class 1.Painting"; lettered, lower center: "POPE'S VILLA. | Engraved by JOHN PYE, the Figures by CHAs. HEATH, from a Picture by J.M.W. TURNER ESQR. R.A. and P.P. in the Gallery of | SIR JOHN FLEMING LEICESTER. BART."; lettered, lower right: "for the Fine Arts of the English School."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13936
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:39451
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