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Creator:
Print made by W. R. Smith, active 1819–1851
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Entrance to Fowey Harbour, Cornwall

Part Of:

Collective Title: Picturesque Views in England and Wales

Date:
1829
Medium:
Line engraving, 3rd state on moderately thick, slightly textured, beige, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet (trimmed to plate): 10 5/8 × 14 9/16 inches (27 × 37 cm) and Image: 6 7/16 × 9 1/8 inches (16.4 × 23.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.225"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "England & Wales Third state"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W.Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower center: "Entrance to Fowey Harbour, | Cornwal. | London, Published 1829, for the Proprietor, by Robert Jennings, Poultry."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by W.R.Smith | Printed by McQueen"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13332
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
castle | marine art | watchtower
Associated Places:
Cornwall | England | English Channel | Fowey | Fowey Blockhouse | Fowey Harbor | Fowey River | St. Catherine's Castle | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37079
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