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Creator:
Print made by Robert Wallis, 1794–1878, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

William Tell's Chapel

Part Of:

Collective Title: Rogers's Italy

Date:
1830
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; engraver's proof on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 1/8 × 12 1/8 inches (43.5 × 30.8 cm), Plate: 10 3/8 × 5 5/8 inches (26.4 × 14.3 cm), and Image: 2 7/8 × 3 1/2 inches (7.3 × 8.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.349 (c)"; lower left: "2. WIlliam Tells Chapel. Proof before any letters"; inscribed on verso in black ink: "103063"

Blind embossed below image: "JWT"; blind embossed, lower right: "W.G.R"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7205
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chapel | historical subject | lake | landscape (representation)
Associated Places:
Europe | Lucerne, Lake | Sisikon | Switzerland | Tellskapelle | Uri
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49591
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