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Identification and Creation
Object Number
M3431
People
Etching by Joseph Mallord William Turner, British (London, England 1775 - 1851 Chelsea, England)
Mezzotint by Charles Turner, British (Woodstock, England 1774 - 1857 London)
After Joseph Mallord William Turner, British (London, England 1775 - 1851 Chelsea, England)
Title
The Leader Sea Piece
Other Titles
Alternate Title: The Guard-Ship at the Nore
Series/Book Title: Liber Studiorum
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1809
Culture
British
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/262277
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink on off-white wove paper, darkened
Technique
Etching and mezzotint
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: in plate, upper margin, center: M
  • inscription: in plate,lower margin, left, center, and right: Drawn.& Etched by J.M.W. Turner Esqu. R.A.P.P. // Original Sketch of a Picture for Wm Leader Esq. / London Published Mrch 29, 1809. by C. Turner, No. 50, Warren Street, Fitzroy Square. // Engraved by Chas. Turner.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
ii/iv
Standard Reference Number
Finberg, Rawlinson 20
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from Fine Arts Department
Accession Year
1928
Object Number
M3431
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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