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The Frontispiece to Liber Studiorum

A work made of mezzotint and etching in dark brown on cream laid paper, lined at edges with ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of mezzotint and etching in dark brown on cream laid paper, lined at edges with ivory wove paper.

Date:

published May 23, 1812

Artist:

Joseph Mallord William Turner (English, 1775-1851)
border engraved by Easling, J.C. (British, active 19th cen.)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Joseph Mallord William Turner

Title

The Frontispiece to Liber Studiorum

Place

England (Artist's nationality)

Date

1812

Medium

Mezzotint and etching in dark brown on cream laid paper, lined at edges with ivory wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 18.8 × 26.4 cm (7 7/16 × 10 7/16 in.); Plate: 21.2 × 29.3 cm (8 3/8 × 11 9/16 in.); Primary support: 25 × 38.3 cm (9 7/8 × 15 1/8 in.); Secondary support: 30.7 × 44.5 cm (12 1/8 × 17 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Joseph Brooks Fair Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1915.805

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