Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
William Bernard Cooke, 1778–1855, British

after Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1775–1851, British

Title:
Plymouth, with Mount Batten
Date:
1817
Medium:
Etching and engraving on thick, slightly textured, cream, wove paper, with cream, chine collé
Dimensions:
Sheet: 12 3/16 × 17 3/16 inches (31 × 43.7 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in graphite, upper left: "R.100."; inscribed in graphite, upper right: "([2]8"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "100. Early Eng.Pf .E.p2x"; inscribed in graphite, lower center: "(Previously E.P.1)"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "Unfinished before p[...] of light | on hill to [...] of round [...] | Lights in cornfield [...]afterwards where | reduced in [structure]"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "AW | Soth.7 21st Nov 1922 lot 223 | Shores & Hughes Coll."
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.6624
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
marine art | sound | churches | martello tower | cityscape | citadel
Associated Places:
Charles Church | Minster Church of St. Andrew | Plymouth Sound | Mount Batten Tower | The Royal Citadel | United Kingdom | Europe | Devon | Plymouth | England
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:15909