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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:
Etching and line engraving on thick, moderately textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/2 × 17 1/8 inches (29.2 × 43.5 cm), Plate: 9 × 11 15/16 inches (22.9 × 30.3 cm), and Image: 6 7/16 × 9 7/16 inches (16.4 × 24 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.100."Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "59 | 27"; Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.100 The Etching"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Es[] H.P.Mellon Coll | [Putier] | 29.[...].21 lot.10"Inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "T3803"

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6623
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:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15908
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