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

Orfordness

Part Of:

Collective Title: Holloway's Continuation of England and Wales (Unpublished)

Date:
ca. 1830
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof on thick, smooth, cream, wove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/8 × 20 9/16 inches (35.9 × 52.2 cm), Plate: 8 7/8 × 12 1/2 inches (22.5 × 31.8 cm), Chine collé: 8 5/8 × 12 1/16 inches (21.9 × 30.6 cm), and Image: 7 1/16 × 9 3/4 inches (17.9 × 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "12 3/4 + 9 1/8"

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.7142
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
lighthouse | marine art | sea
Associated Places:
England | North Sea | Orford Ness | Orford Ness Lighthouse | Suffolk | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:17396
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Turner et la couleur, Editions Hazan, Paris, 2016, p.77, no. 60, NJ18 .T85 A12 2016 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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