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Creator:
Print made by William John Cooke, 1797–1865, Irish
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, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine colle
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 7/16 × 15 11/16 inches (31.6 × 39.8 cm), Plate: 10 1/16 × 11 13/16 inches (25.6 × 30 cm), Chine collé: 9 11/16 × 11 9/16 inches (24.6 × 29.4 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: "England & Wales"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower center: "Plymouth 1st state In Turner's possession at his death"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "(Bloomsbury Cl Aug 48)"

Letterd, 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:
B1977.14.13946
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
bay (body of water) | cityscape | genre subject | picnic
Associated Places:
Devon | Plymouth
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38655
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