Yale Center for British Art

Creator:
Print made by William Bernard Cooke, 1778–1855, British

after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British

Title:
Parnassus
Date:
1821
Materials & Techniques:
Line engraving and etching, engraver's proof on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper, with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 3/16 × 11 7/8 inches (36 × 30.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "This Plate was 'printed for some book privately published"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "([?]Sir R.C.Hoare)"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6773
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16121