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Creator:
Print made by unknown artist, nineteenth century
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Sheerness and The Isle of Sheppey, with the Junction of The Thames and Medway from the Nore

Date:
1821
Medium:
Line engraving, unfinished on thick, smooth, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/4 × 18 1/8 inches (33.7 × 46 cm), Plate: 10 1/8 × 12 1/8 inches (25.7 × 30.8 cm), and Image: 8 1/2 × 11 1/8 inches (21.6 × 28.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "168a"; inscribed in graphite, upper right: "III"

Collector's stamp, "W.G.R."

Lettered, lower left: "J.M.W.Turner del."; lettered, lower center: "Sheerness and the Isle of Sheppey, with the Junction of the Thames and Medway from the Nore."; lettered, lower right: "J.Fisher sculp."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6776
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
anchorages | estuary | marine art | rivers | sea
Associated Places:
England | Great Nore | Kent | Medway | North Sea | Sheerness | Sheppey | Thames | Thames Estuary | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16124
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