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Moonlight on a river [NOTES: also known as Lucerne]
mezzotint printed in brown ink
21.6 × 28.7 cm (image and plate) 30.9 × 43.5 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Hardie 42 published state; Strange 207
published state
printed in brown ink (in image) l.r.: S (in shield)
printed in brown ink l.l.: Drawn by J.M.W. Turner. R. A.
printed in brown ink l.c.: LUCERNE From an Unpublished Drawing for the Liber Studiorum in the poſseſsion of Henry Vaughan Esq.
printed in brown ink l.r.: Engraved by F. Short 1896.
inscribed in pencil l.c.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 Cityscapes Marines and Seascapes
Subjects (specific)
bridges (built works) Luzern (inhabited place) moonlight night reproductions (derivative objects) riverine landscapes Switzerland (nation) towers (building divisions)