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Creator:
Print made by Edward Francis Finden, 1791–1857, British
drawn by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
after sketch by George Philip Reinagle, ca.1802–1835, British
Title:

Gibraltar

Part Of:

Collective Title: Byron's Life and Works

Date:
1832-1834
Medium:
Line engraving 1st published state on moderately thick, moderately textured, beige, wove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/4 × 16 13/16 inches (29.8 × 42.7 cm), Plate: 6 3/4 × 9 1/4 inches (17.1 × 23.5 cm), Chine collé: 6 7/16 × 8 7/8 inches (16.4 × 22.5 cm), and Image: 3 5/8 × 5 9/16 inches (9.2 × 14.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.406"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "The plate has the title (uninked)"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Gibraltar"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "yron's Works one of Turner's proofs (Brentwood April 46)"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A., from a sketch by G. Reinagle."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by E.Finden."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13535
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
marine art | mountain | sea
Associated Places:
Gibraltar | Gibraltar, Rock of | Mediterranean Sea | Spain
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40277
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