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

Pendennis Castle and Entrance of Falmouth Harbour

Part Of:

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

Date:
1814-1826
Medium:
Etching, graphite, and line engraving, touched proof on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/16 × 17 3/8 inches (29.1 × 44.1 cm), Plate: 9 1/4 × 12 1/4 inches (23.5 × 31.1 cm), and Image: 6 1/4 × 9 3/8 inches (15.9 × 23.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Touched proff by Turner"; inscribed in graphite, upper left; "14"

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

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A. | Pendennis Castle, and entrance of Falmouth Harbour"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6626
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bay (body of water) | castle | headland | landscape (representation) | marine art
Associated Places:
Carrick Roads | Cornwall | England | Europe | Falmouth | Falmouth Bay | Pendennis Castle | Pennance Point | St. Anthony's Head | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15911
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