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Creator:
Print made by Edward Francis Finden, 1791–1857
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851
Title:
Corinth from the Acropolis
Part Of:

Collective Title: Byron's Life and Works

Date:
1832
Materials & Techniques:
Etching and engraving, third state on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper, with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/8 × 8 3/8 inches (28.9 × 21.3 cm), Plate: 9 1/8 × 7 inches (23.2 × 17.8 cm), Chine collé: 8 7/8 × 6 7/16 inches (22.5 × 16.4 cm), Image: 3 1/4 × 3 1/2 inches (8.3 × 8.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.420"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "Byron"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A. from a Sketch by W.Page."; lettered lower right: "Engraved by E.Finden."; lettered, lower center: "CORINTH. | (From the Acropolis) | Published by John Murray, Albemarle Street, 1832."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13550
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by appointment in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40637
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