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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

Part Of:

Collective Title: Isle of Wight Series, 1799

Date:
1799
Medium:
Line engraving on moderately thick, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 1/8 × 21 7/8 inches (38.4 × 55.6 cm), Plate: 9 7/8 × 13 inches (25.1 × 33 cm), and Image: 7 3/8 × 10 inches (18.7 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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

Lettered, lower left: "J.M.W. Turner"; lettered, lower right: "J. Landseer | Alum Bay & the Needles"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6513
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:15702
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