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The Mildmay Sea-piece

The Mildmay Sea-piece
plate 7 from the Twelve subjects from the Liber Studiorum of J. M. W. Turner, R.A. etched and mezzotinted by Frank Short series

etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink
18.0 × 26.0 cm (image) 22.3 × 30.2 cm (plate) 32.0 × 43.8 cm irreg. (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Hardie 5 ii/ii; Strange 38 ii/ii
2nd of 2 states, edition of around 300
published by Robert Dunthorne, London, 1 June 1886
printed in brown ink (in image) l.r.: FS (monogram) (in shield)
printed in brown ink l.l.: FRANK SHORT SCULP. AFTER J.M.W. TURNER
inscribed in pencil l.l.: Trial proof of finished state F.S.
printed in brown ink l.c.: London, Published 1st (" under st) June, 1886. by Robt (" under t) Dunthorne at The Rembrandt Head, in Vigo Street
inscribed in pencil l.r.: Frank Short
Accession Number
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Brigadier W.E. Clark, 1957
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
Subjects (general)
Another Work Marines and Seascapes
Subjects (specific)
boats reproductions (derivative objects) seas seashores series (object groupings) sunset waves (natural events)