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Creator:
Print made by John Le Keux, 1783–1846, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

St. Agatha's Abbey, Easby

Part Of:

Collective Title: Whitaker's History of Richmondshire

Date:
1822
Medium:
Line engraving and etching on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed inside plate): 11 3/8 × 16 11/16 inches (28.9 × 42.4 cm), Chine collé (trimmed to sheet): 11 3/8 × 16 11/16 inches (28.9 × 42.4 cm), and Image: 8 × 11 1/4 inches (20.3 × 28.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.171"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Whitaker's Richmondshire [pub] 1823"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "1822 P.W. Jan 1940"

Lettered, lower left: "J.M.W.Turner R.A. del't."; lettered, lower center: "St. Agatha's Abbey Easby. | Published Feby.14th 1822, by Longman & Co. Paternoster Row, and Hurst, Robinson, & Co. Cheapside, London."; lettered, lower right: "J. Le Keux sculpt. | Printed by McQueen & Co."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13297
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abbey | architectural subject | landscape (representation) | river | ruin
Associated Places:
Abbey of St. Agatha, Easby | England | North Yorkshire | Richmond | Swale | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:36997
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