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

Crichton Castle

Part Of:

Collective Title: Provincial Antiquities of Scotland

Date:
1822
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof on Colleick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with gray, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 5/16 × 20 1/4 inches (36.4 × 51.4 cm), Plate: 9 15/16 × 13 inches (25.2 × 33 cm), Chine collé: 9 1/2 × 12 3/4 inches (24.1 × 32.4 cm), and Image: 6 7/16 × 9 3/4 inches (16.4 × 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Crichton Castle Before trees on slopey hill above bank on left"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "1/5/"

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"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6834
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
castle | landscape (representation)
Associated Places:
Crichton | Crichton Castle | Midlothian | Pathhead | Scotland | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16212
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