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

Hythe, Kent

Part Of:

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

Date:
1824
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; first published state india paper on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper with chine-collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/2 × 16 7/8 inches (29.2 × 42.9 cm), Plate: 9 1/2 × 12 1/4 inches (24.1 × 31.1 cm), Chine collé: 9 3/8 × 12 1/8 inches (23.8 × 30.8 cm), and Image: 6 × 9 1/4 inches (15.2 × 23.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R. 118. Completed E.P."; lower right: "Engraver's Proof on [...]"

Blind embossed: "W.G.R."

Lettered below image: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner RA. | Engraved by George Cooke 1824 | Hythe. Kent."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6673
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
channel (water body component) | church | landscape (representation) | marine art
Associated Places:
England | English Channel | Europe | Hythe | Kent | Royal Military Canal | St. Leonard's Church | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15997
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