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Creator:
Print made by James Walker, 1748–1808, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Chester

Part Of:

Collective Title: 'The Copper-Plate Magazine' and 'The Itinerant,' 1794-1798

Date:
1796
Medium:
Line engraving, 1st published state on medium, textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 × 9 7/8 inches (20.3 × 25.1 cm), Plate: 5 7/8 × 8 inches (14.9 × 20.3 cm), and Image: 4 7/8 × 6 3/4 inches (12.4 × 17.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Collector's mark: "WGR"

Lettered, lower left: "Plate 95. Engraved by J. Walker from an Original Drawing by W: Turner."; lettered, lower right: "Publish'd Jany. 1st, 1796, by J. Walker No.16, Rosomans Street, London."; lettered, lower center: "CHESTER."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6477
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
boat | brick | bricklaying | bridge | castle | cathedral | city | cityscape | construction | distant view | hill | man | river | tree | wheelbarrow | woman
Associated Places:
Cheshire | Chester | Chester Castle | Dee | England | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15664
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