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Creator:
Thomas Higham, 1796–1844, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Egglestone Abbey, near Barnard Castle
Date:
1818-1823
Medium:
Line engraving and etching, engraver's proof on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 1/4 × 19 1/2 inches (33.7 × 49.5 cm), Plate: 10 15/16 × 17 1/2 inches (27.8 × 44.5 cm), Chine collé: 10 1/2 × 17 1/4 inches (26.7 × 43.8 cm), and Image: 7 3/8 × 10 5/8 inches (18.7 × 27 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.174. E.P."; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Egglestone Abbey near Barnard Castle"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "-. 54"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Egglestone Abbey | Yorkshire"; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper right: "1320"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "Engravers choice proof | [very lessee]"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Eng'd by T.Higham"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6792
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16142
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