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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:
Dunstanborough Castle
Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink First published state on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 5/8 × 16 3/4 inches (29.5 × 42.5 cm), Plate: 8 1/8 × 11 3/8 inches (20.6 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 1/8 × 10 3/8 inches (18.1 × 26.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "/4 | 24"; lower left: "14. I"; lower right: "DVC IV"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "14. I" (CJ Palmer 1868)"; lower center: "Cotswold Gallery, 1924, ex. G.E.Blood, CJ Palmer, & Sir John Hippisly" | (Sir John Hippisly) | JMWT"

Blind embossed: "G.E. Blood" (Lugt 265c)

Lettered above image: "A"; below image: "Drawn & Etched by J.M.W.Turner Esqr. R.A.P.P. | Engraved by C.Turner | Dunstanborough Castle the Picture in the possession of W. Penn Esqr. | London, Published June 10, 1808 by C.Turner, No. 50 Warren Street, Fitzroy Square"; scratched lettering lower left: "Proof"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8115
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
castle | houses | landscape | ruins | sea
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26138
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