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Creator:
Print made by John Landseer, 1769–1852, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Alum Bay and the Needles
Date:
1799-1811
Medium:
Line engraving Original impression on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 × 13 1/4 inches (25.4 × 33.7 cm), Plate: 9 7/8 × 12 7/8 inches (25.1 × 32.7 cm), and Image: 7 3/8 × 10 inches (18.7 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, below image: "Alum bay and Needles | I of Wight | Original Impression"

Collector's stamp, lower right: "W.G.R."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6512
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
baby | beach | boat | bush | Chalk (rock) | clay | cliff | clouds | construction | house | landscape | man | net | pulling | rope | sailboat | sand | sea | seagull | shoreline | silica sand | tidal wave | woman
Associated Places:
Alum Bay | England | English Channel | Isle of Wight | The Needles | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15700
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