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Creator:
J. C. Varrall, active 1815–1827
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Launceston, Cornwall
Date:
1827
Medium:
Line engraving and etching, 2nd state on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/2 × 14 1/2 inches (26.7 × 36.8 cm), Plate: 9 3/8 × 12 7/16 inches (23.8 × 31.6 cm), Chine collé: 9 3/16 × 12 1/8 inches (23.3 × 30.8 cm), and Image: 6 5/8 × 9 5/16 inches (16.8 × 23.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.216"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Second state"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Second state"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "England & Wales"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower center: "Launceston, | Cornwall. | London, Published June 1, 1827, for the Proprietor, by Robert Jennings, Poultry."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by Varrall. | Printed by McQueen."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13316
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:37017
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