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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:
1819
Medium:
Etching and engraving on moderately thick, smooth, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 × 15 inches (27.9 × 38.1 cm), Plate: 10 1/16 × 13 inches (25.6 × 33 cm), Chine collé: 9 9/16 × 12 1/2 inches (24.3 × 31.8 cm), and Image: 5 1/2 × 8 5/8 inches (14 × 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.156. Etching"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "156. Etching"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "156"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "2921a"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Etched by George Cooke, 1819."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6757
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
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:16106
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