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Creator:
Print made by William Bernard Cooke, 1778–1855, British
after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Plymouth Citadel

Part Of:

Collective Title: Cooke's Rivers of Devon

Date:
1823
Medium:
Etching and line engraving; engraver's proof on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 × 12 3/4 inches (23.2 × 32.4 cm) and Image: 7 5/8 × 11 1/2 inches (19.4 × 29.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Engraver's Proof."; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "The River's of Devon." lower center: "Engraver's Proof- Strong impression."

Lettered below image: "Drawn by J.M.W Turner, R.A. | Engraved by W.B. Cooke. 1821. | Plymouth Citadel. | Published March 1, 1823 by W.B. Cooke. 9 SoHo Square."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.14545
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
citadel | landscape (representation) | marine art | martello tower | sound
Associated Places:
Devon | England | English Channel | Europe | Mount Batten Tower | Plymouth | Plymouth Sound | The Royal Citadel | United Kingdom
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:40285
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