Ben Arthur, Scotland
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Identification and Creation
Object Number
G5085
People
Joseph Mallord William Turner, British (London, England 1775 - 1851 Chelsea, England)
Thomas Goff Lupton, British ( 1791 - 1873)
Published by Joseph Mallord William Turner, British (London, England 1775 - 1851 Chelsea, England)
Title
Ben Arthur, Scotland
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: Liber Studiorum
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1819
Places
Creation Place: Europe, United Kingdom
Culture
British
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Etching and mezzotint on off white wove paper
Technique
Etching and mezzotint
Dimensions
sheet: 28.5 x 41.5 cm (11 1/4 x 16 5/16 in.)
platemark: 21 x 29.2 cm (8 1/4 x 11 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: etched in lower left of plate "Drawn and Etched by J.M.W Turner Esq. R.A.P.P"
  • inscription: etched in lower middle of plate "Ben Arthur, Scotland. London Pub. Jan 1 1819 by J.M.W. Turner Queen Anne Str. West"
  • inscription: etched in lower right of plate "Engraved by T. Lupton"
  • inscription: Etched in upper middle of plate: "M"
  • (not assigned): embossed in lower right of plate: overlay of letters MW?
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
State
iii/iii
Standard Reference Number
R. 69
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gray Collection of Engravings Fund
Object Number
G5085
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

3 - Good. Object is well described and information is vetted