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

Falmouth, Cornwall

Part Of:

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

Date:
1816
Medium:
Engraving and etching , first published state on moderately thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 × 14 1/8 inches (26 × 35.9 cm), Plate: 9 × 12 inches (22.9 × 30.5 cm), and Image: 6 1/4 × 9 7/16 inches (15.9 × 24 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.98."; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "1-1-0"

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

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, Esq. R.A. | Falmouth Cornwall"; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by W.B. Cooke. 1816"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6616
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bay (body of water) | castle | inlet | marine art
Associated Places:
Carrick Roads | Cornwall | England | Europe | Falmouth | Falmouth Bay | Pendennis Castle | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15901
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