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Procris and Cephalus

Procris and Cephalus
plate 10 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
18.9 × 25.8 cm (image) 21.0 × 28.2 cm (plate) 29.6 × 41.9 cm irreg. (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Hardie 6 i/ii; Strange 35 i/ii
1st of 2 states
printed in brown in (in image) l.l.: FS / 85 (in shield)
inscribed in pencil l.l.: Frank Short
printed in brown ink l.r.: FRANK SHORT SCULP. AFTER J.M.W. TURNER
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 Landscapes Religion and Mythology
Subjects (specific)
Cephalus and Aurora (Greek narrative) deaths javelins myths reproductions (derivative objects) series (object groupings) spouses wooded landscapes