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

Whitehaven, Cumberland

Part Of:

Collective Title: Picturesque Views in England and Wales

Date:
1837
Medium:
Line engraving, 3rd state on moderately thick, smooth, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 7/8 × 14 15/16 inches (27.6 × 37.9 cm), Plate: 10 1/16 × 13 inches (25.6 × 33 cm), and Image: 6 5/8 × 9 7/8 inches (16.8 × 25.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.299"; inscribed in graphie, verso, lower center: "England & Wales Third state"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "91"

Lettered, lower left: Drawn by J.M.W.Turner, R.A."; lettered, lower center: "Whitehaven | Cumberland. | London, Published 1837 for the Proprietor, by Longman & Co. Paternoster Row."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by W.R.Smith | Printed by Mc Queen"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13411
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:37301
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