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Creator:
James C. Allen, active 1821–1831, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Dunwich, Suffolk
Date:
1819-1826
Medium:
Etching and engraving on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with gray chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 × 14 3/4 inches (27.9 × 37.5 cm), Plate: 8 15/16 × 12 9/16 inches (22.7 × 31.9 cm), Chine collé: 8 7/16 × 12 3/16 inches (21.4 × 31 cm), and Image: 6 7/8 × 10 inches (17.5 × 25.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.309"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.309"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Etching"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Turner - Allen | For the proposed East Coast, abandoned & never published"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Engraver's Etching Dunwich"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "(Bloomsbury Aug 48)"

Lettered, lower left: "Drawn by J.M.W. Turner Esqr."; lettered, lower right: "Etched by J.C.Allen."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13424
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:37350
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