Hind Head Hill. c. 1808. Published by J.M.W.Turner, 1 January 1811. Etching and mezzotint. Finberg 25.ii/iv. Series: Liber Studiorum. Image: 7 x 10 1/4; plate: 8 3/16 x 11 3/8; sheet: 11 3/16 x 16 5/8. Drawn and etched by J.M.W Turner. Engraved (mezzotinted) by Dunkarton (Robert Dunkarton 1744–1811). A fine impression printed in black/brown ink, on the full sheet of cream wove paper. Signed with the artists' names in the plate. $550.
It is one of fourteen published Liber subjects in Turner’s ‘Mountainous’ category, as denoted by the letter ‘M’ above the image.
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