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

Aldborough

Additional Title(s):

Aldeburgh, Suffolk

Part Of:

Collective Title: Holloway's Continuation of England and Wales (Unpublished)

Date:
ca. 1830
Medium:
Etching and engraving, early engraver's proof on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 × 17 1/4 inches (30.5 × 43.8 cm), Plate: 8 13/16 × 12 5/8 inches (22.4 × 32.1 cm), Chine collé: 8 1/2 × 12 5/16 inches (21.6 × 31.3 cm), and Image: 6 11/16 × 9 13/16 inches (17 × 24.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.308. Etching"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "308 | Aldborough"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Etching | Aldborough Early engraver's proof"

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7139
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
marine art | ruins | sea
Associated Places:
Aldeburgh | All Saints Church Ruins | England | North Sea | Suffolk | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:17393
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