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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

London from Greenwich

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
1811
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink First published state on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 17 1/2 inches (30.2 × 44.5 cm), Plate: 8 1/8 × 11 3/8 inches (20.6 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 1/2 inches (17.8 × 26.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "26.I"; lower right: "<LL>"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "26. I "; lower center: "Cotswold Gallery, 1924, ex G.E.Blood"; lower right: "62"

Blind embossed: JMW Turner Sale (Lugt 1498); blind embossed: "G.E. Blood" (Lugt 265c)

Lettered above image: "A"; below image: "Drawn & Etched by J.M.W.Turner R.A. P.P. | | Engraved by C.Turner | 3.ft by 4.ft | LONDON, from GREENWICH | Picture in the possession of Walter Fawkes Esqr. of Farnley. | Published Jany. 1 1811 by Mr. Turner Queen Ann Street West"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8133
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural | city | cityscape | deer
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7527
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Graham Reynolds, Turner : with a new introduction by David Blayney Brown, Thames & Hudson, London, fig. 49, NJ18.T85 R49 2020 (YCBA)


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