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

Martello Towers at Bexhill

Additional Title(s):

Martello Towers at Bexhill-on-Sea

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
1817
Medium:
Etching and engraving, Engraver's proof on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 5/8 × 17 5/16 inches (29.5 × 44 cm) and Plate: 6 × 8 3/8 inches (15.2 × 21.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.103. The Etching."inscribed in graphite, upper right: "21"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Hc"

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

Lettered, lower left: "From Turner's Liber Studiorum 1817. | Martello Towers at Bexhill."; lettered, lower right: "W.B. Cooke fecit."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6632
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15917
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