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The Turner Gallery

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (engraved)

  • Date:

    1859-61 (engraved)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851 (artist)
    Cousen, John, born 1804 - died 1880 (engravers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Line engraving on steel

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Horace Mummery

  • Museum number:

    E.5075-1946

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case EL, shelf 143, box 1

Physical description

Line engraving on steel depicting Hannibal crossing the Alps in a snowstorm

Place of Origin

Britain (engraved)

Date

1859-61 (engraved)

Artist/maker

Turner, Joseph Mallord William, born 1775 - died 1851 (artist)
Cousen, John, born 1804 - died 1880 (engravers)

Materials and Techniques

Line engraving on steel

Descriptive line

Line engraving on steel by J. Cousen entitled 'Snowstorm; Hannibal crossing the Alps', from the publication 'The Turner Gallery', after works by J. M. W. Turner. Great Britain, 1859-61.

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Line engraving; Printing

Subjects depicted

Snowstorm; Storms; Mountains; Weather

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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