[from] Picturesque Views in England and Wales pub.1827–38 [T04503-T04612; T05081-T05104; T05873; complete]
Twenty-four line-engravings, by various engravers and in various states, comprising twenty-four subjects out of a total of ninety-six (see also T04503-T04612 above); various papers and sizes; some annotated in pencil with initials of unidentified collector ‘FHB’
Purchased (Grant-in-Aid) 1988
Prov: ...; N.W. Lott and H.J. Gerrish Ltd, from whom bt by Tate Gallery (earlier provenance given in individual entries where known)
Lit: As for T04503-T04612
For the publishing history of this series, see under T04503-T04612.
T05099 Beaumaris, Isle of Anglesea engr. W.R. Smith, pub.1836
Line-engraving 164 × 250 (6 7/16 × 9 13/16) on India paper laid on wove paper 426 × 600 (16 3/4 × 23 5/8); plate-mark 254 × 329 (10 × 12 15/16)
Engraved inscriptions: ‘Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R A’ below image b.l., ‘Engraved by W R. Smith’ below image b.r.; Turner studio blind stamp
For publication details and original watercolour, see T04604 above.
Tate Gallery: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions 1986-88, London 1996