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

Naples, from the Mole

Part Of:

Collective Title: A Picturesque Tour of Italy

Date:
1820
Medium:
Line engraving, and etching, engraver's proof on thick, moderately textured, cream, laid paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/4 × 19 9/16 inches (33.7 × 49.7 cm), Plate: 10 1/8 × 12 15/16 inches (25.7 × 32.9 cm), Chine collé: 9 5/8 × 12 5/8 inches (24.4 × 32.1 cm), and Image: 9 1/2 × 8 5/8 inches (24.1 × 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Naples"

Collector's stamp, lower right: "W.G.R."

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by George Cooke 1820"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6756
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | castle | charterhouse | cityscape | gulf | marine art | port
Associated Places:
Campania | Castel Nuovo | Castel Sant'Elmo | Certosa di San Martino | Europe | Golfo di Napoli | Italy | Napoli | Port of Naples
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16105
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