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

Torbay from Brixham

Part Of:

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

Date:
1814 to 1826
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; first published state india paper on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/2 × 19 inches (34.3 × 48.3 cm), Plate: 9 × 12 inches (22.9 × 30.5 cm), Chine collé: 8 1/8 × 11 7/8 inches (20.6 × 30.2 cm), and Image: 6 1/2 × 9 1/2 inches (16.5 × 24.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: " R.111. Completed E.P." on verso in graphite, lower right: "Engraving proof"

Blind embossed " W.G.R."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6649
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
channel (water body component) | harbour | landscape (representation) | marine art
Associated Places:
Brixham | Brixham Harbour | Devon | England | English Channel | Europe | Torbay | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15973
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