After Joseph Mallord William TurnerLaunceston, Cornwall 1827

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Artist
After Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775‑1851)
Title
Launceston, Cornwall
Date 1827
MediumEtching on paper
Dimensionsimage: 167 x 237 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1986
Reference
T04515
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Catalogue entry

[from] Picturesque Views in England and Wales pub.1827–38 [T04503-T04612; T05081-T05104; T05873; complete]

One hundred and ten etchings and line-engravings by various engravers and in various states, comprising sixty-nine subjects out of a total of ninety-six (see also T05081-T05104 below); various papers and sizes; some annotated in pencil with names of collectors
Purchased (Grant-in-Aid) 1986
Prov: ...; N.W. Lott and H.J. Gerrish Ltd, from whom bt by Tate Gallery (earlier provenance given in individual entries where known)
Lit: Andrew Wilton, Turner in the British Museum, exh. cat., British Museum 1975; Eric Shanes, Turner's Picturesque Views in England and Wales, 1979; Picturesque Views in England and Wales by J.M.W. Turner, R.A… (read more)

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