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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, first published state on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream chin Collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 5/16 × 13 7/8 inches (23.7 × 35.2 cm), Plate: 6 1/16 × 8 3/8 inches (15.4 × 21.3 cm), and Chine collé: 5 15/16 × 8 1/4 inches (15.1 × 21 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.103. Completed E.P."

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. Cook fecit."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6633
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:15918
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