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Creator:
Print made by Robert Wallis, 1794–1878, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Buckfastleigh Abbey

Additional Title(s):

Buckfast Abbey

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 9/16 × 14 3/8 inches (26.8 × 36.5 cm), Plate: 9 7/8 × 12 5/16 inches (25.1 × 31.3 cm), and Image: 6 1/2 × 9 1/8 inches (16.5 × 23.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.224"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "England & Wales"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Third state"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner R.A."; lettered, lower center: "Buckfastleigh Abbey | Devonshire. | London, Published April 1828, for the Proprietor, by Robert Jennings, Poultry."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by Robt. Wallis."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13331
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
abbey | boy | climbing | cow | distant view | field | girl | harvest | landscape | man | monastery | mountain | picking | religious and mythological subject | river | steam | town | tree | valley (landform) | water
Associated Places:
Buckfast Abbey | Buckfastleigh | Devon | England | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37078
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