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The Castle above the Meadows
from Liber Studiorum, part II, 20 February 1808

etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink
17.8 × 26.2 cm (image) 20.7 × 29.0 cm (plate) 30.1 × 43.4 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Rawlinson 8 i/iv; Finberg 8 i/iv
1st of 4 states
printed in ink u.c.: EP
printed in ink l.l.: Drawn & Etchd by J. M. W. Turner Esqr (r in superscript above . ) R.A.P.P.
printed in ink l.r.: Engraved by Chas (s in superscript above . ) Turner.
printed in ink l.c.: London. Published Feby (y in superscript above . ) 20, 1808. No (o in superscript above . ) 50, Warren Street, Fitzroy Square
inscribed in pencil l.l.: F.8 I of 4 The Castle above Meadows. (in Harold Wright's hand)
inscribed in pencil l.c.: (ex J.M.W. Turner sale, 1873) (Feb.10, altered to Feb.20) (in Harold Wright's hand)
inscribed in pencil l.l.: 8
inscribed in pencil on mount l.r.: as fine as British Museum impression (in Ursula Hoff's hand)
inscribed in pencil on mount u.: Brilliant proof / (Date now Feb 20) (20 underlined) (in Harold Wright's hand)
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1949
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display