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

Valle Crucis Abbey, Denbighshire

Additional Title(s):

Valley of the Cross Abbey

Abbey Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary

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 11/16 × 14 11/16 inches (27.1 × 37.3 cm), Plate: 9 3/8 × 12 3/8 inches (23.8 × 31.4 cm), and Image: 6 3/8 × 9 3/16 inches (16.2 × 23.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.223"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Third state England & Wales"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower center: "Valle Crucis Abbey | Denbighshire. | Published March 1, 1828, for the Proprietor, by Robert Jennings, Poultry."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by J.C.Varrall. | Printed by McQueen."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13330
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
agriculture | architectural subject | bundle | cloud | distant view | donkey | farming | field | flock | girl | harvest | hill | landscape | man | mountain | religious and mythological subject | river | riverbank | ruins | sheep | tree | valley (landform) | water | wheat | woman
Associated Places:
Denbighshire | Llantysilio | Moel y Gamelin | United Kingdom | Valle Crucis Abbey | Wales
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37077
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