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Edinburgh from the Calton Hill, plate from Sir Walter Scott's "The Provincial Antiquities and Picturesque Scenery of Scotland"

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Inscription

Marginal sketches and numerous annotations in graphite pencil in Turner's hand, beginning at upper left with "OOX to be burnished horizontally..." transcribed in W. G. Rawlinson, The Engraved Work of J. M. W. Turner, R.A., col. 1 (1908), pp. lxxi-lxxii.

Provenance

Francis W. Bullard (1862-1913, Boston); bequest 1913

Credit Line

Bequest of Francis Bullard, 1913

1820

Catalogue Raisonné

Rawlinson 193, touched proof

Dimensions

Platemark: 26.0 x 33.0 cm (10 13/16 x 13 in.) Sheet: 28.3 x 44 cm (11 1/8 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M24157

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving on chine collé, touched proof

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