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Creator:
Print made by James C. Allen, active 1821–1831, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Aldborough

Additional Title(s):

Aldeburgh, Suffolk

Part Of:

Collective Title: Holloway's Continuation of England and Wales (Unpublished)

Date:
1819-1826
Medium:
Line engraving, engraver's proof on thick, smooth, cream, wove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 13/16 × 13 3/4 inches (27.5 × 34.9 cm), Plate: 8 15/16 × 12 1/2 inches (22.7 × 31.8 cm), Chine collé: 8 1/2 × 12 3/16 inches (21.6 × 31 cm), and Image: 6 3/4 × 9 3/4 inches (17.1 × 24.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.308"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.308"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Engraer's Proof nearly finished"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Turner - Allen. Aldborough for the proposed East Coast. never published. Engraver's proof before some sharpening of lights & darks"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner R.A."; lettered, lower right: "Engraved by J.C. Allen"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13423
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
marine art | ruins | sea
Associated Places:
Aldeburgh | All Saints Church Ruins | England | North Sea | Suffolk | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:37349
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