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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Holy Island Cathedral
Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink, with graphite and scratching out Engraver's proof (b) on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 3/8 × 11 1/4 inches (21.3 × 28.6 cm) and Plate: 7 × 10 1/4 inches (17.8 × 26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "JMWT"; lower center: "Touched proof | Taylor Coll"; lower right: "4840 LA £15"

Lettered above image: "A"; below image: "Drawn & Etchd by J.M.W.Turner Esqr. R.A.P.P. | Engraved by Chas.Turner | HOLY ISLAND CATHEDRAL. | London, Published Feby. 10, 1808, by C.Turner, No.50 Warren Street, Fitzroy Square.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8110
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural | cathedral | columns
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26133
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