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Chain of Alps from Grenoble to Chamberi, plate 40 from Liber Studiorum

A work made of etching and mezzotint in brown on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of etching and mezzotint in brown on ivory laid paper.

Date:

published May 23, 1812

Artist:

Joseph Mallord William Turner (English, 1775-1851)
Engraved by William Say (English, 1768-1834)

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Status

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Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Joseph Mallord William Turner

Title

Chain of Alps from Grenoble to Chamberi, plate 40 from Liber Studiorum

Place

England (Artist's nationality:)

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Published 1812

Medium

Etching and mezzotint in brown on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 17.9 × 26.1 cm (7 1/16 × 10 5/16 in.); Plate: 21 × 29.2 cm (8 5/16 × 11 1/2 in.); Sheet: 26.6 × 38.3 cm (10 1/2 × 15 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

The Charles Deering Collection

Reference Number

1927.5585

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