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Creator:
Unknown artist, nineteenth century
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
The Landing of Columbus
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor on medium, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 6 1/4 × 8 1/2 inches (15.9 × 21.6 cm) and Sheet: 5 1/2 × 7 1/2 inches (14 × 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Label on verso of mount: "The Trumpington Collection | Artist: Joseph M.W. Turner | Title: The Landing of Columbus | Medium: Watercolor painting on paper | Date acquired: 15th October 1968 | Inventory number: T.C.118 | Provenance notes: Believed part of the | Walpole Collection and bought | through Sothebys in 1892"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Anonymous Gift
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B2015.5
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
historical subject | landscape | marine art | sailors | ship
Associated People:
Columbus, Christopher (ca. 1450–1506, Italian explorer and navigator
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:68732
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