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Creator:
Print made by William Davison, active 1813–1843
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Fishing Boats off Calais (The Pas de Calais)

Date:
1830
Medium:
Mezzotint, with graphite, white chalk, and scraping out; engraver's proof (c), touched proof on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 18 1/2 × 25 1/8 inches (47 × 63.8 cm) and Image: 15 3/8 × 22 7/8 inches (39.1 × 58.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R. 796 (c)"; lower left: "32 | (c) Touched by Turner"; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper left: "Henry Co"; lower left: "a/ a/ | Ag 10"; lower right: "Touched Proof | &R &R Unique"

Stamped on verso: "29371"

Lettered upper center: "PAS DE CALAIS"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.8342
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:31106
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