After Joseph Mallord William TurnerCologne from the River, engraved by Arthur Willmore 1859

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Artist
After Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775‑1851)
Title
Cologne from the River, engraved by Arthur Willmore
Date 1859
MediumLine engraving on paper
Dimensionsimage: 192 x 265 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1988
Reference
T05195
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Catalogue entry

[from] The Turner Gallery pub.1859–75 [T05194-T05196; complete]

Two etchings and one line-engraving, comprising three subjects out of a total of sixty-seven; various papers and sizes
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: Lyles and Perkins 1989, pp.79–80; Herrmann 1990, pp.244–5

The Turner Gallery, which first appeared several years after the artist's death, was a series of engravings after some of Turner's most popular images, comprising reproductions of a broad selection of oil paintings and a few watercolours… (read more)

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