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Creator:
George Cooke, 1781–1834, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Naples, from the Mole
Date:
1818-1820
Medium:
Etching and engraving on medium, smooth, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 × 15 1/8 inches (27.3 × 38.4 cm), Plate: 10 1/8 × 13 inches (25.7 × 33 cm), and Image: 5 1/2 × 8 5/8 inches (14 × 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.156"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Hakewill's Italy"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "1820"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "([...] May 43)"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R.A.from a finish'd sketch by J.Hakewill."; lettered, lower center: "Naples, | from the Mole. | Publish'd, as the act directs, March 1.1820. by John Murray, Albemarle Street, London."; lettered, lower right: "Engrav'd by George Cooke"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13271
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:36954
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