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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:
1823
Medium:
Etching and line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/4 × 17 1/4 inches (29.8 × 43.8 cm), Plate: 9 × 12 inches (22.9 × 30.5 cm), and Image: 6 1/4 × 9 7/8 inches (15.9 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left : "R 113"; upper right: "45"; lower left: "the broken timbers of wreck C.J altered and darkened in [...] state and small spray over C.J. wreck added. | R.113 | E.P. (a)"; lower right: "4 state"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "AW/- Ward 2/5/11"; lower center: "A. Wallis"

Lettered below image: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner. R.A. | Engraved by George Cooke 1823 | MARGATE."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6658
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:15982
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