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Original sketch of a picture for W. Leader, Esquire
from Liber Studiorum, part IV, 29 March 1809

etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink
17.7 × 25.8 cm (image) 20.0 × 25.8 cm (image and text) 20.9 × 29.1 cm (plate) 28.2 × 41.1 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Rawlinson 20 i/iii; Finberg 20 i/iii
1st of 3 states
printed in brown ink u.c.: M
printed in brown ink l.l.: Drawn & Etched by J.M.W. Turner Esqr (r in superscript above . ) R.A.P.P.
printed in brown ink l.c.: Original Sketch of a Picture for W,, Leader Esqr (r in superscript above . ) / London Published March 29, 1809, by C. Turner, No (o in superscript above . ) 50, Warren Street, Fitzroy Square.
printed in brown ink l.r.: Engraved by Chas (s in superscript above . ) Turner.
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