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Creator:
Print made by John Thompson, 1785–1866, British
Drawing on plate by William Henry Worthington, ca. 1790–active 1839, British
after Thomas Stothard, 1755–1834, British
Title:
Proof for an illustration: Walton, Izaak. The Complete Angler. London, 1836.
Date:
1836
Medium:
Etching on thin, smooth, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 × 5 3/8 inches (20.3 × 13.7 cm), Image: 5 1/2 × 4 1/4 inches (14 × 10.8 cm), and Mount: 12 1/2 × 9 1/2 inches (31.8 × 24.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on mount in pen and black ink, lower center: "India proof of John Thompson's engraving from | Worthington's drawing."; in graphite, lower center: "Vol 2 OPP P.323 (U.N.)

Lettered below image: "Thompson S.C. 1836"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.21453
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:49732
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