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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M957
People
Etching by Joseph Mallord William Turner, British (London, England 1775 - 1851 Chelsea, England)
Mezzotint by George Clint, British (London, England 1770 - 1854 Kensington, England)
After Joseph Mallord William Turner, British (London, England 1775 - 1851 Chelsea, England)
Title
Peat Bog, Scotland
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Liber Studiorum
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1812
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/261813
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching and mezzotint on off-white wove paper
Technique
Etching and mezzotint
Dimensions
sheet: 28.8 × 43.4 cm (11 5/16 × 17 1/16 in.)
plate: 20.8 × 29.2 cm (8 3/16 × 11 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, upper magin, center: M
  • inscription: in plate,lower margin, right: Engraved by G. Clint
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin, left: Drawn & Etched by I.M.W. Turner Esqr. R.A.
  • inscription: in plate, lower margin, center: Peat Bog, Scotland / Published April 23. 1812, by I.M.W. Turner, Queen Anne Street West.
  • inscription: verso, graphite: R45 3rd or 4th st.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
iii or iv/v
Standard Reference Number
Finberg, Rawlinson 45
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Dr. Denman W. Ross
Accession Year
1919
Object Number
M957
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

32Q: 2200 19th Century, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/08/2018 - 03/19/2019

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