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Creator:
Print made by Robert Wallis, 1794–1878, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Ramsgate

Part Of:

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

Date:
1814 to 1826
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; engraver's proof on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 7/8 × 11 3/4 inches (22.5 × 29.8 cm) and Image: 6 × 9 1/2 inches (15.2 × 24.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.117."; upper right: "50"; center left: "before highlights on lighthouse | before light here waves darkened"; lower left: "11T. E.P.3 | before lights on waves."; lower center: "Ramsgate"; inscribed on verso in graphite, center: "Ramsgate."; lower left: "J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lower center: "Artists Proof. after and slightly altered | all the lighthouse and rain cloud to | and before names | ex A. Wallis"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6669
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
channel (water body component) | cityscape | lighthouse | marine art
Associated Places:
England | English Channel | Europe | Kent | Ramsgate | Ramsgate Lighthouse | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15993
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