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Creator:
Print made by William Miller, 1796–1882, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Edinburgh from Blackford Hill

Part Of:

Collective Title: Scott's Poetical Works

Date:
1834
Medium:
Etching; open etching on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 5/8 × 17 3/8 inches (29.5 × 44.1 cm), Plate: 5 3/8 × 8 1/2 inches (13.7 × 21.6 cm), Chine collé: 5 1/8 × 8 inches (13 × 20.3 cm), and Image: 3 1/2 × 5 3/4 inches (8.9 × 14.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R. 505 Etching"; inscribed on verso in graphite, center: "Edinburgh"; inscribed on verso in purple ink, lower left: "J.E. Taylor Collection. | 15.7.12 A.W."

Lettered below image, lower left: "J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lower right: "W. Miller"; 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:
B1977.14.7696
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:51528
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