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Creator:
Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British
Title:

Dent de Lion, Margate

Date:
ca. 1791
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite and pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/8 x 13 5/8in. (25.7 x 34.6cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Watermark: Whatman

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.227
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | buildings | carts | dogs (animals) | horses (animals) | trees
Associated Places:
Dent de Lion | England | Europe | Kent | Margate | Thanet, Isle of | United Kingdom
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5523
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Theresa Fairbanks-Harris, Papermaking and the art of watercolor in eighteenth-century Britain, Paul Sandby and the Whatman Paper Mill , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2006, pp. 17, 18, fig. 14, NJ18.Sa56 A15 V5 2006 (YCBA)

Eric Shanes, The Dover Mail - by Turner or by ' Girton ' ?, Turner Society News, no. 121, Spring, 2014, pp. 6,8,9 [fn. 12, 13], NJ18 T85 T86 (YCBA)

Andrew Wilton, The life and work of J.M.W. Turner, Academy Editions, London, 1979, p. 303, No. 23, NJ18 T85 +W577 OVERSIZE (YCBA)


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