Oberwesel, 19th Century

  • J. Hogarth, English
  • Joseph Mallord William Turner, English, 1775-1851
  • James Tilbitts Willmore, English, 1800-1863

Steel engraving printed in black on wove paper

  • Framed: plate: 14 x 19 7/8 in. 35.5 x 50.4 cm sheet: 18 x 24 in. 45.7 x 60.9 cm

Founders Society Purchase, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund

F72.283.196

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Landscape

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

In plate, lower left: PAINTED BY J.M.W. TURNER, R.A.; lower right: ENGRAVED BY J.T. WILLMORE.; center bottom margin: OBERWESEL. / Engraved from the Original Picture. / In the possession of Benjn,, Godfrey Windus, Esqr,, / To whom this Engraving is by permission, most respectfully dedicated by his obliged Servts,, / E & W. Finden / LONDON, PUBLISHED 1844, FOR THE PROPRIETOR, BY J. HOGARTH, 60 GREAT PORTLAND STREET, SOLD ALSO BY F.G. MOON, THREADNEEDLE STREET, AND ACKERMANN & CO. STRAND.

Provenance

Kennedy Gallery and Edith Cole Silberstein

Rights Status

James Tilbitts Willmore; after Joseph Mallord William Turner, Oberwesel, 19th Century, Steel engraving printed in black on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund, F72.283.196.