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Rain, Steam and Speed
  • Joseph Mallord William Turner, artist
    1775–1851
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: Chelsea, England, United Kingdom
    D. Appleton & Company, publisher
    active 1831–1933
  • Rain, Steam and Speed, date unknown
  • The Turner Gallery
  • Where object was made: United States
  • line engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 381 x 285.8 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 x 11 1/4 in
  • Transfer from Kenneth Spencer Research Library
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0049.14
Description

Monochromatic landscape with a train. There is an elevated bridge with a train that goes from the center of the image to the bottom right corner. There are arches under the bridge. Another arched bridge is at center left. The horizon line is approximately in the middle of the page. The sky has rain and clouds.