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Watermill
1885
plate 2 from the Twelve subjects from the Liber Studiorum of J. M. W. Turner, R.A. etched and mezzotinted by Frank Short series

Medium
etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink
Measurements
17.9 × 25.7 cm (image) 20.2 × 28.0 cm (plate) 31.5 × 44.4 cm irreg. (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Hardie 3 ii/ii; Strange 36 ii/ii
Edition
2nd of 2 states, edition of around 300
Inscription
printed in brown ink (in image) l.r.: FS (in shield)
printed in brown ink l.l.: FRANK SHORT SCULP. AFTER J.M.W. TURNER
printed in brown ink l.c.: London, Published 1st (" under st) Oct. 1885 by Robt (" under t) Dunthorne at The Rembrandt Head in Vigo Street.
inscribed in pencil l.r.: Frank Short
Accession Number
914.11-4
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1939
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Gallery location
Not on display