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Peat Bog, Scotland
1812
from Liber Studiorum, part IX, 23 April 1812

Medium
etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink
Measurements
17.7 × 26.0 cm (image) 20.8 × 29.1 cm (plate) 28.8 × 35.6 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Rawlinson 45 i/v; Finberg 45 i/v
Edition
1st of 5 states
Inscription
printed in ink u.c.: M
printed in ink l.l.: Drawn & Etched by I.M.W. Turner Esqr (R in superscript above . ) R.A.
printed in ink l.r.: Engraved by G. Clint
printed in ink l.c.: Peat Bog, Scotland / Publi┼┐hed April 23, 1812, by I.M.W. Turner, Queen Ann Street West.
chopmark in image l.r.: JMWT (Lugt 1498: estate sale stamp)
inscribed in pencil l.l.: "Rare" - (Finberg) F.45 I of 5 (ex J.M.W. Turner sale, 1873) (in Harold Wright's hand)
inscribed in pencil on reverse l.c.: F.45I C
inscribed in pencil l.r.: xxx
inscribed in pencil on mount l.l.: fine impression (in Ursula Hoff's hand)
Accession Number
2178-4
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1949
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Gallery location
Not on display