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Title

The fifth plague of Egypt, from Liber Studiorum


Artist

Joseph Mallord William Turner

England

1775 - 1851


About

Etched by J.M.W. Turner and engraved by Charles Turner


Details


Date

1808


Media category

Print


Materials used

etching and mezzotint


Edition

i of three states


Dimensions

21.0 x 29.0 cm platemark; 25.8 x 38.7 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Mrs Arthur Acland Allen through the Empire Art Loan Collection Society 1939


Location

Not on display


Accession number

2000.41


Artist information

Joseph Mallord William Turner

Works in the collection

183


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Gillian Forrester, Turner's 'Drawing Book' The Liber Studiorum, Millbank, 1996, 63-64. cat.no. 16

Renée Free, J.M.W. Turner's Liber Studiorum, Sydney, 1993, 7. cat.no. 15

Peter Raissis, Look, 'Diverse, individual and imaginative', pg.24-27, Sydney, Jul 2009, 26 (illus.).