after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
A Tempest - Voyage of Columbus
Line engraving, engraver's proof on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle, mounted on thick, smooth, white, wove paper
Mount: 17 5/8 × 12 1/16 inches (44.8 × 30.6 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R. | 403(a)"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "31/56 | Poems - Columbus. The Tempest - "; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Final Proof before light clouds in Extreme left centre and before horizontal | lines of arrows (?) from figures on right Before any letters"
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection