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Creator:
Robert Wallis, 1794–1878, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Tours - looking backwards
Date:
1833
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof on thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 × 10 3/4 inches (20.3 × 27.3 cm), Plate: 6 × 8 7/8 inches (15.2 × 22.5 cm), and Image: 3 11/16 × 5 1/2 inches (9.4 × 14 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.442. E.P. (2)"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.442 E.P.2."; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "3 w"

Collector's stamp, verso, lower right: "J. E. Taylor Collection | 15-7-12. A.W."

Lettered, lower right: "Robt. Wallis 1831"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7504
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bridge | cathedral | cityscape | genre | river
Associated Places:
Centre | Europe | France | Indre-et-Loire | Loire | Pont Wilson | Tours | Tours Cathedral
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:51390
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