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Creator:
Print made by John Scott, 1774–1828, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Printed by William Bishop, active 1816–1820, British
Published by Longman, active 1804–1914, British
Title:

Crypt in Kirkstall Abbey, Yorkshire

Part Of:

Collective Title: Britton's 'Architectural Antiquities of Great Britain,' 1805-1826

Date:
1814
Medium:
Line engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/8 × 10 11/16 inches (20.6 × 27.1 cm) and Image: 5 9/16 × 8 1/16 inches (14.1 × 20.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "R.82"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Turner - J. Scott"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Britton's Architectural Antiquities 1814"

Lettered, lower center: "Engraved by John Scott, from a Drawing by J.M.W.Turner Esq.R.A. in the possession of John Soane, Esq. Architect F.S.A. &c &c. | CRYPT, IN | KIRKSTALL ABBEY, | YORKSHIRE. | To WALTER FAWKES, ESQ. of Farnley Hall, an admirer & Patron of the Fine Arts & Literature, this Plate is inscribed by J:Britton. | London: Published May 1,1814, by Longman & Co.Paternoster Row. | Printed by Bishop."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.13239
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | religious and mythological subject
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38165
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