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  • Falmouth Harbour, Cornwall

    Mezzotint engraving, Engraving

    Falmouth Harbour, Cornwall was first published in 1816, as part of a major topographical print project directed by WB Co...

  • Maecenas’ Villa (Tivoli)

    Mezzotint engraving

    Maecenas’ Villa (Tivoli) was published as plate four in W.B. Cooke’s series The Gems of Art: an edition of mezzotints af...

  • Norham Castle on the Tweed

    Mezzotint engraving, Etching

    JMW Turner’s Liber Studiorum is considered to be the artist’s most significant personal project. Latin for ‘Book of Stud...

  • Portrait of Paul Sandby

    Mezzotint engraving

    This mezzotint was produced after an original painting by Francis Cotes, now held at the Tate Gallery, London. Cotes pic...

  • Portrait of Samuel and Nathaniel Buck

    Mezzotint engraving

    This double-portrait of the brothers Samuel and Nathaniel Buck shows the pair fashionably dressed as gentlemen, with pow...

  • The Drawing of the Clyde, after J. M. W. Turner

    Print, Mezzotint engraving

    J.M.W. Turner’s  (1775–1851) Liber Studiorum is considered to be the artist’s most significant personal project. Latin f...

  • The pit door at Drury Lane Theatre, 1784

    Print, Image, Mezzotint engraving

    This vivid print depicts the chaos of buying tickets at the pit door of the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. The theatre was a...

  • William Burrell Esq

    Mezzotint engraving

    This portrait of Dr William Burrell was perhaps at the time of his marriage, aged 41 in 1773. William Cole, a fellow ant...