Edinburgh from the Calton Hill, plate from Sir Walter Scott's "The Provincial Antiquities and Picturesque Scenery of Scotland"

1820
After Joseph Mallord William Turner (English, 1775–1851), George Cooke (English, 1781–1834)


Catalogue Raisonné

Rawlinson 193, touched proof

Dimensions

Platemark: 26.0 x 33.0 cm (10 13/16 x 13 in.) Sheet: 28.3 x 44 cm (11 1/8 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M24157

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving on chine collé, touched proof

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Marginal sketches and numerous annotations in graphite pencil in Turner’s hand, beginning at upper left with “OOX to be burnished horizontally…” transcribed in W. G. Rawlinson, The Engraved Work of J. M. W. Turner, R.A., col. 1 (1908), pp. lxxi-lxxii.

Inscription

Marginal sketches and numerous annotations in graphite pencil in Turner's hand, beginning at upper left with "OOX to be burnished horizontally..." transcribed in W. G. Rawlinson, The Engraved Work of J. M. W. Turner, R.A., col. 1 (1908), pp. lxxi-lxxii.

Provenance

Francis W. Bullard (1862-1913, Boston); bequest 1913

Credit Line

Bequest of Francis Bullard