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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

Additional Title(s):

Orford Ness

Part Of:

Collective Title: Holloway's Continuation of England and Wales (Unpublished)

Date:
ca. 1830
Medium:
Line engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/16 × 14 5/16 inches (28.1 × 36.4 cm), Plate: 8 7/8 × 12 5/8 inches (22.5 × 32.1 cm), Chine collé: 8 7/16 × 12 3/16 inches (21.4 × 31 cm), and Image: 7 × 9 7/8 inches (17.8 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.310. Etching"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "310 E"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "4130"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "[are Dillon & Mendal]"

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:
B1977.14.7143
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:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:17397
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