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Creator:
Print made by Thomas Higham, 1796–1844, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Egglestone Abbey, near Barnard Castle

Part Of:

Collective Title: Whitaker's History of Richmondshire

Date:
1818-1823
Medium:
Line engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/4 × 17 3/4 inches (28.6 × 45.1 cm), Plate: 10 7/8 × 17 3/8 inches (27.6 × 44.1 cm), Chine collé: 10 1/2 × 17 1/8 inches (26.7 × 43.5 cm), and Image: 7 3/8 × 10 5/8 inches (18.7 × 27 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.174"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Whitaker's Richmondshire"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "1822 [?] W. Jan 1840"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner R.A."; lettered, lower center: "Egglestone Abbey, near Barnard Castle. | Published Decr. 1822 by Longman Hurst & Paternoster Row, and Hurst, Robinson & Co. Cheapside London."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by T. Higham."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13299
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abbey | architectural subject | landscape (representation) | river | ruin
Associated Places:
Bowes | Durham | Egglestone Abbey | England | Tees | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37000
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