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Aesacus and Hesperie
1819
from Liber Studiorum, part XIII, published 1 January 1819

Medium
etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink
Measurements
17.8 × 25.8 cm (image) 21.0 × 28.8 cm (plate) 29.4 × 43.6 cm irreg. (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Rawlinson 66 iii/v; Finberg 66 iv/vi
Edition
4th of 6 states
Inscription
printed in brown ink u.c.: H
printed in brown ink l.l.: Drawn Etched & Engraved by I.M.W. Turner Esq R.A.P.P.
printed in brown ink l.c.: ÆSACUS AND HESPERIĒ / Pub. Jan 1. 1819. by I.M.W. Turner Queen Anne Street West.
printed in brown ink l.c.r.: Vide Ovid Mets (s in superscript above . ) Book XI.
Accession Number
2199B-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