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

East & West Looe, Cornwall

Part Of:

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

Date:
1818
Medium:
Etching and line engraving, early first proof on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 × 17 1/4 inches (30.5 × 43.8 cm), Plate: 9 × 11 7/8 inches (22.9 × 30.2 cm), and Image: 6 3/16 × 9 3/8 inches (15.7 × 23.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.104.Etching"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Early First Proof"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Hc"

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

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Trner R.A. | East & West Looe, Cornwall"; lettered, lower right: "Etched by W.B. Cooke.1818."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6634
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bay (body of water) | bridge | churches | cityscape | landscape (representation) | marine art | river
Associated Places:
Cornwall | East Looe | England | Europe | Looe Bay | River Looe | St. Mary's Church | St. Nicholas' Church | United Kingdom | West Looe
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15919
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