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Creator:
Print made by Samuel Middiman, ca. 1750–1831, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Weathercote Cave when Half Filled with Water

Part Of:

Collective Title: Whitaker's History of Richmondshire

Date:
1821
Medium:
Line engraving and etching, engraver's proof on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, mounted on moderately thick, smooth, cream, wove, paper
Dimensions:
Mount: 15 7/8 × 20 7/8 inches (40.3 × 53 cm), Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 9 1/4 × 13 7/16 inches (23.5 × 34.1 cm), and Image: 7 5/8 × 10 5/8 inches (19.4 × 27 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on mount, in graphite, upper left: "R.188. E.P. (ab)"; inscribed, on mount, in graphite, lower left: "Between R's (a) and (b) | Weathercote Cave | R.188 E.P.3 | Before cavity above small fall on left was darkened | and before lights on foliage and twigs above were added"; inscribed in graphite, on mount, lower right: "Dark shadows were strenghtned after | all specially cavern over small fall e.c. | No.3."

Collector's stamp, on mount, verso, lower right: "W.G.Rawlinson's Sale | 28.3.16 | A.W."

Lettered, lower center: "Engr'd by S. Middiman 1821"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6830
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:16208
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