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Creator:
Print made by Edward Francis Finden, 1791–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Malta

Part Of:

Collective Title: Byron's Life and Works

Date:
1832
Medium:
Line engraving, 3rd state on medium, slightly textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 5 15/16 × 8 9/16 inches (15.1 × 21.7 cm) and Image: 3 3/4 × 5 5/8 inches (9.5 × 14.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.407"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Byrons life & works 1832-34 Print from Book."; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "(off [Holbon] May 43)"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by E.Finden."; lettered, lower center: "MALTA. | London, Published 1832, by J Murray, & Sold by C. Tilt, 86, Fleet Street."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13536
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | cityscape | fortification
Associated Places:
Birgu | Europe | Fort St. Angelo | Grand Harbour | Malta | Mediterranean Sea
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40280
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