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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by William Say, 1768–1834, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Coast of Yorkshire

Additional Title(s):

Coast of Yorkshire near Whitby

Part Of:

Collective Title: Liber Studiorum

Date:
1811
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink First published state on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 3/8 × 16 5/8 inches (28.9 × 42.2 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 11 3/8 inches (21 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 3/8 inches (17.8 × 26.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "24. I "; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left" JM" | 24. I"; lower center: "Cotswold Gallery, 1924, ex G.E.Blood, & John Hippisley"

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

Lettered above image: "M"; below image: "Drawn & Etched by J.M.W.Turner R.A. | Engraved by W.Say Engraver to H.R.H. the Duke of Gloucester. | COAST OF YORKSHIRE. | near Whitby | Published Jany. 1 1811, by Mr. Turner Queen Ann Street West"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8130
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cliff | coast | meteorology | rocks (landforms) | science | sea | storm
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:26232
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