The Acropolis of Athens
- Part Of:
- Etching and engraving on medium, slightly textured, beige, wove paper
- Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 6 1/16 × 8 11/16 inches (15.4 × 22.1 cm) and Image: 3 3/4 × 5 1/2 inches (9.5 × 14 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.408"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Life & Works of Byron 1832-4"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "([Bowmouth] 1945)"
Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A. from a Sketch by T..Allison."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by J. Cousins."; lettered, lower center: "THE ACROPOLIS. ATHENS. | London, Published Aug.1, 1832; by J.Murray, and Sold by C.Tilt, 86 Fleet Street."
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
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Print made by John Cousen, 1804–1880, British, The Acropolis of Athens, 1832
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