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Creator:
Print made by William Miller, 1796–1882, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Straits of Dover

Additional Title(s):

Strait of Dover

Dover Strait

Part Of:

Collective Title: Picturesque Views in England and Wales

Date:
1828
Medium:
Line engraving, 3rd state on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/2 × 14 5/16 inches (26.7 × 36.4 cm), Plate: 9 15/16 × 12 7/8 inches (25.2 × 32.7 cm), and Image: 7 × 10 1/16 inches (17.8 × 25.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.221"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Picturesque in England & Wales"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Third state"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "13"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lettered, lower center: "Straits of Dover. | London, Published March 1,1828, for the Proprietor, by Robert Jennings, Poultry."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by Willm. Miller. | Printed by McQueen."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13326
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37072
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