Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Print made by James Basire, 1769–1822, British

after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British

Title:
South View of Christ Church, etc.
Date:
1799-1811
Medium:
Line engraving Engraver's proof (b) on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/2 × 17 7/8 inches (34.3 × 45.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Engraver's proof (b). Before the figures in the meadow were all made white and before the upper clouds were darkened."; inscribed in graphite, on verso, lower right: "Christ Church from the meadows".
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6517
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
distant view | punt | ship | college | man | woman | meadow | landscape | barge | cart | spire | river | tower | university | pole
Associated Places:
Oxford | University of Oxford | United Kingdom | Oxfordshire | England | Christ Church College
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15713