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Creator:
Print made by George Cooke, 1781–1834, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Land's End, Cornwall

Part Of:

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

Date:
1814-1826
Medium:
Etching and line engraving, interstate (between 1st and 2nd) on thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/16 × 13 13/16 inches (25.9 × 35.1 cm), Chine collé (trimmed to plate): 8 7/8 × 11 3/4 inches (22.5 × 29.8 cm), and Image: 5 5/8 × 8 11/16 inches (14.3 × 22.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.90.[...] | Land's End"; inscribed in graphite, upper right: "(7)"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "M | 101 | [Ward No.1] A.W."; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "Land's End"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by George Cooke."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6588
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape (representation) | marine art | ocean | sea
Associated Places:
Atlantic Ocean | Celtic Sea | Cornwall | England | Europe | Land's End
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15829
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