Martello Towers near Bexhill, Sussex
- Part Of:
- Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink First published state on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 11 1/4 × 17 1/8 inches (28.6 × 43.5 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 11 3/8 inches (21 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 1/4 inches (17.8 × 26 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "34. I. | ld"; lower right: "1"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "34 I"; lower center: "Cotswold Gallery, 1924, ex. G.E.Blood"
Blind embossed: JMW Turner Sale (Lugt 1498); blind embossed: "G.E. Blood" (Lugt 265c)
Lettered above image: "M"; below image: "Drawn & Etched by T.M.W. Turner Esqr. R.A. | Engraved by W. Say Engraver to H.R.H. the Duke of Gloucester | MARTELLO TOWERS NEAR BEXHILL, SUSSEX | Published June 1811, by T.M.W. Turner Queen Ann Street West"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British, Martello Towers near Bexhill, Sussex, 1811
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