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Creator:
Print made by John Horsburgh, 1791–1869
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851
Title:
Shakespeare's Monument at the Church at Stratford upon Avon
Date:
1834
Materials & Techniques:
Etching and line engraving, with graphite and scraping out; touched engraver's proof on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with cream chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 × 9 1/4 inches (26 × 23.5 cm), Plate: 8 3/8 × 6 inches (21.3 × 15.2 cm), Image: 4 1/8 × 3 inches (10.5 × 7.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.524"; lower left: "Shakespeare's Monument | Proof touched and scraped by Turner"; lower center: "Shakespeare has a Pen in right Hand and Ruff on his neck"

Collector's mark: W. G. Rawlinson (Lugt 2624)

Lettered, lower left: "J.M.W. Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower right: "J. Horsburgh."; lettered, lower center: "Edinburgh, Published, by Robert Cadell; & Moon, Boys & Graves, London."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7757
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Associated People:
Shakespeare, William (1564–1616), playwright and poet
Access:
Accessible by appointment in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49582
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