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

Plymouth, from Mount Batten

Part Of:

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

Date:
1817
Medium:
Engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/4 × 20 inches (34.9 × 50.8 cm), Plate: 9 1/16 × 12 inches (23 × 30.5 cm), and Image: 6 7/16 × 9 1/2 inches (16.4 × 24.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.100."; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "15/-"

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

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A. | Plymouth from Mount Batten"; lettered, lower right: "by W.B. Cooke 1817."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6622
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
churches | citadel | cityscape | marine art | martello tower | sound
Associated Places:
Charles Church | Devon | England | Europe | Minster Church of St. Andrew | Mount Batten Tower | Plymouth | Plymouth Sound | The Royal Citadel | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15907
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