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Creator:
Print made by Edward Goodall, 1795–1870, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Fingal's Cave, Staffa

Part Of:

Collective Title: Scott's Poetical Works

Date:
1834
Medium:
Etching; open etching on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper and chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 16 3/4 × 11 inches (42.5 × 27.9 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 6 inches (21 × 15.2 cm), Chine collé: 7 1/2 × 5 1/4 inches (19.1 × 13.3 cm), and Image: 4 5/8 × 3 inches (11.7 × 7.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R. 512 Etching"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7710
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basalt | cave | geology | island | landscape | ocean | rocks (landforms) | sea | water | waves (natural events)
Associated Places:
Argyll and Bute | Europe | Scotland | Staffa | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:51503
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Sebastian Mitchell, Celtic Postmodernism : Ossian and Contemporary Art, , Translation and Literature, vol. 22, November 2013, pp. 422, 424, Available online (Orbis) Edinburgh Unisersity Press


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