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Creator:
Print made by J. C. Varrall, active 1815–1827
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Merrick Abbey, Swaledale

Additional Title(s):

Marrick Priory

Part Of:

Collective Title: Whitaker's History of Richmondshire

Date:
1822
Medium:
Line engraving and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 13/16 × 17 11/16 inches (30 × 44.9 cm), Plate: 11 × 16 7/8 inches (27.9 × 42.9 cm), Chine collé: 10 9/16 × 16 7/16 inches (26.8 × 41.8 cm), and Image: 7 5/8 × 10 7/8 inches (19.4 × 27.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.178"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Whitaker's History of Richmondshire"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "R.178 | 1st pub state | (T.W Feb 49)"

Lettered, lower left: "J.M.W.Turner R.A. delt."; lettered, lower center: "Merrick Abbey, Swaledale. | Published Dec.1822, by Longman, Hurst & Co. Paternoster Row, and Hurst, Robinson, & Co. Cheapside, London."; lettered, lower right: "J.C.Varrall scupt."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13300
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abbey | architectural subject | landscape (representation) | priory | river | valley (landform)
Associated Places:
England | Marrick Priory | North Yorkshire | Richmond | Swale | Swaledale | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37001
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