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Heding and Ditching
from Liber Studiorum, part X, 23 May 1812

etching, mezzotint printed in brown ink
18.6 × 26.1 cm (image) 21.1 × 29.2 cm (plate) 28.0 × 40.1 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Rawlinson 47 i/iv; Finberg 47 i/iv (or possibly engraver's proof C)
1st of 4 states
printed in ink l.l.: Drawn & Etched by I.M.W. Turner R.A.
printed in ink l.r.: Engraved by C. Easling
printed in ink l.c.: Hedging and Ditching / Publiſhed May 23. 1812, by I.M.W. Turner, Queen Ann Street West
stamped in ink on reverse l.r.: (black motif in two ovals) (Lugt 2758: Charles Stokes)
inscribed in ink on reverse l.r.: Mary Constance Clarke
inscribed in pencil l.l.: R.47 I (or possibly an Engraver's proof C) / No capital P in upper margin (in Harold Wright’s hand)
inscribed in pencil l.c.: (ex Charles Stokes, Mary Constance Clarke, & H.S. Theobald collections) (Brilliant proof) (in Harold Wright’s hand)
inscribed in pencil l.r.: 584Y.
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