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Creator:
Print made by James Basire, 1769–1822, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
View of the Cathedral of Christ Church and Part of Corpus Christi College
Date:
1811
Medium:
Line engraving Published state on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/8 × 18 1/4 inches (35.9 × 46.4 cm), Plate: 13 5/8 × 17 7/8 inches (34.6 × 45.4 cm), and Image: 12 5/8 × 17 5/8 inches (32.1 × 44.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "1811"

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

Lettered below image: "J.M.W. Turner R.A. - P.P. del't | View of the Cathedral of CHRIST CHURCH, and Part of CORPUS CHRISTI College. | James Basire, sculp't."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6527
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | bench | cathedral | cityscape | clouds | college | courtyard | flower (plant) | flower pot | gardener | plant | pot | spire | tower | tree | university | wheelbarrow | window
Associated Places:
Christ Church Cathedral | Christ Church College | Corpus Christi College | England | Oxford | Oxfordshire | Tom Tower | United Kingdom | University of Oxford
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15754
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