The Old Print Shop

Boats off Calais.

  • ARTIST: J.M.W. Turner

  • PUBLISHER: Published by D. Appleton & Co. New York.

  • MEDIUM: Steel engraving, hand-colored,

    DATE: c. 1880

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 6 3/8 x 9 5/8" (163 x 245 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Steel engraving by J. Cousen after J.M.W. Turner. From "The Turner Gallery." "Many plates are of great beauty," wrote Rawlinson. Herman said the work "stands as a memorial not only to the artist but also to the school of engravers." [Rawlson, "Turner." Hermann, "Turner Prints," 244-45.]


  • CONDITION: Good condition.