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Creator:
Etched by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Engraved by Charles Turner, 1774–1857, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:
Holy Island Cathedral
Date:
1808
Medium:
Etching and mezzotint, printed in brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/2 × 16 7/8 inches (29.2 × 42.9 cm), Plate: 8 1/4 × 11 3/8 inches (21 × 28.9 cm), and Image: 7 1/8 × 10 1/4 inches (18.1 × 26 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "11"; inscribed on verso in graphite: lower left: "2nd State"; lower center: [...]; lower right: "11 | (SW. Aug 42)"

Lettered above image: "A"; below image: "Drawn & Etchd by J.M.W.Turner Esqr. R.A.P.P. | Engraved by Chas.Turner | HOLY ISLAND CATHEDRAL. | London, Published Feby. 20, 1808, by C.Turner, No.50 Warren Street, Fitzroy Square.

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14024
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural | cathedral | columns | island | ruins
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:38810
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