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Creator:
Print made by Robert Wallis, 1794–1878, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Buckfastleigh Abbey, Devonshire

Date:
1827
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with beige, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/8 × 16 7/8 inches (28.9 × 42.9 cm), Plate: 5 7/16 × 7 1/2 inches (13.8 × 19.1 cm), Chine collé: 5 1/4 × 7 1/4 inches (13.3 × 18.4 cm), and Image: 2 15/16 × 4 3/16 inches (7.5 × 10.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.316"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Engraver's Proof-Completed. | Buckfastleigh Abbey 1827"

Watermark: "J Whatman | 1826"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by Robt. Wallis."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7150
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abbey | landscape (representation) | river
Associated Places:
Buckfast Abbey | Buckfastleigh | Devon | England | River Dart | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:16396
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