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Creator:
Print made by James C. Allen, active 1821–1831, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Orford Castle and St. George's Tower

Part Of:

Collective Title: Holloway's Continuation of England and Wales (Unpublished)

Date:
ca. 1830
Medium:
Line engraving and etching on thick, slightly textured, beige, wove paper, with gray, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 1/16 × 11 13/16 inches (43.3 × 30 cm), Plate: 12 9/16 × 8 3/4 inches (31.9 × 22.2 cm), Chine collé: 12 1/4 × 8 3/16 inches (31.1 × 20.8 cm), and Image: 5 5/8 × 4 3/8 inches (14.3 × 11.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.307"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Oxford Castle & Church"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "11 3/4 + 7 3/4"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Oxford Castle & Tower"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Etched by J.C. Allen."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7134
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:16380
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