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

Margate

Part Of:

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

Date:
1822
Medium:
Etching; open etching on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 7/8 × 17 3/8 inches (30.2 × 44.1 cm), Plate: 9 × 12 1/8 inches (22.9 × 30.8 cm), Chine collé: 8 3/4 × 11 7/8 inches (22.2 × 30.2 cm), and Image: 6 1/4 × 9 1/2 inches (15.9 × 24.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: " R. 113."; upper right: "42"; lower left: "R.113 Etching"; lower right: "1st state"

Lettered below image: " Drawn by J.M.W. Turner. R.A. | Etched by George Cooke 1822 | MARGATE."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6655
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cityscape | headland | lighthouse | marine art | sea
Associated Places:
England | Europe | Foreness Point | Kent | Margate | Margate Lighthouse | North Sea | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15979
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