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

Watchet, Somersetshire

Part Of:

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

Date:
1814-1826
Medium:
Etching and engraving, 1st published state on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 7/16 × 20 9/16 inches (34.1 × 52.2 cm), Plate: 8 7/8 × 12 inches (22.5 × 30.5 cm), Chine collé: 8 7/8 × 11 7/8 inches (22.5 × 30.2 cm), and Image: 6 1/8 × 9 7/16 inches (15.6 × 24 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.107."

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

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lettered, lower center: "WATCHET. | Somersetshire"; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by George Cooke"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6640
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bay (body of water) | landscape (representation) | marine art
Associated Places:
Bridgwater Bay | Bristol Channel | England | Europe | Somerset | United Kingdom | Watchet
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15930
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