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Creator:
Print made by William Bernard Cooke, 1778–1855, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

St. Michael's Mount, Cornwall

Part Of:

Collective Title: Cooke's Picturesque Views of the Southern Coast of England

Date:
1813
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/4 × 16 inches (29.8 × 40.6 cm), Plate: 8 7/8 × 11 13/16 inches (22.5 × 30 cm), and Image: 5 13/16 × 8 3/4 inches (14.8 × 22.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.88."; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.88 Etching; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "A.W. | Es[?] H.P. Mellon Coll. | Pu[...] | 29.4.21 [...]"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "T.3803"

Collecters stamp, lower right: "HPM"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A. | St. Michael's Mount Cornwall"; lettered, lower right: "Etched by W.B. Cooke. 1813."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6582
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | bay (body of water) | castle | channel (water body component) | marine art
Associated Places:
Cornwall | England | English Channel | Europe | Mount's Bay | Saint Michael's Mount
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15823
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