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Creator:
Print made by William Bernard Cooke, 1778–1855, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Battle Abbey, The Spot where Harold Fell

Part Of:

Collective Title: Cooke's Views in Sussex

Date:
1819
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; third published state on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 3/8 × 17 3/8 inches (31.4 × 44.1 cm), Plate: 9 × 13 inches (22.9 × 33 cm), and Image: 6 3/8 × 9 1/2 inches (16.2 × 24.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R 129"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "Views of Sussex."

Lettered below image: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner, R.A. | Engraved by W.B. Cooke. | Battle Abbey, | The Spot where Harold Fell. | London, Published March 1, 1819, by John Murray, Ablemarle Street, and W.B. Cooke, 13 Judd Place East, New Road."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13245
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:36918
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