Martello Towers near Bexhill, Sussex (Liber Studiorum, part VII, plate 34)

Etching and mezzotint; first state of four (finberg) | 17.8 x 25.7cm | June 1811

Designed and etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner

Turner distilled his ideas about landscape In "Liber Studiorum" (Latin for Book of Studies), a series of seventy prints plus a frontispiece published between 1807 and 1819. To establish the compositions, he made brown watercolor drawings, then etched...
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