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Creator:
Print made by William Bernard Cooke, 1778–1855, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Plymouth, Devonshire

Part Of:

Collective Title: Picturesque Views in England and Wales

Date:
1832
Medium:
Line engraving, 1st state on thick, smooth, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 5/8 × 14 5/8 inches (27 × 37.1 cm), Plate: 10 × 11 13/16 inches (25.4 × 30 cm), Chine collé: 9 11/16 × 11 1/2 inches (24.6 × 29.2 cm), and Image: 6 7/16 × 9 1/4 inches (16.4 × 23.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.259"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "First State"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Picturesque Views in England & Wales 1832"; inscribed in graphite, veros, lower center: "First state Plymouth (In Turner's possession at his death)"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "(Bloomsbury ft - Aug 48)"

Lettered, lower left: "J.M.W.Turner R.A."; lettered, lower right: "W.J.Cooke"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13380
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:37151
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