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2011.4135
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Description

A letter of congratulation from the artist J.M.W. Turner to the engraver Charles Turner (the two were not related). The letter is dated Nov. 20; the date of the postmark is December 15 1828. The writing is almost indecipherable.

Inscription

N/A

Notes

Alan Cole
Charles Turner (1774-1857) was an English mezzotint engraver and draughtsman, specialising in portraiture.
See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Turner_(engraver)

Language

French

Associated Parties

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Place of Creation

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Creator

Date Created

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Collection

Artists

Series

Artists

Engravings

Autographs

Object Type

Letter

Category

Letter

Materials

paper

Dimensions

w: 386, h: 267, d: -