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Creator:
William May, active 19th century, British
Title:
Long Ships Lighthouse off the Land’s End, Cornwall
Date:
1860s
Medium:
Albumen print from wet collodion negative on thin, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/4 × 15 inches (28.6 × 38.1 cm) and Mount: 18 × 21 1/2 inches (45.7 × 54.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "Long Ships Lighthouse | off the Lands' End | Cornwall"

Blind embossed: "Photographed by | Wm. May | Devonport"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Charles T. Isaacs
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2018.3.5
Classification:
Photographs
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | landscape | lighthouse | marine art | rocks (landforms) | sea
Associated Places:
Cornwall | England | United Kingdom
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:74694
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