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Martello Towers Near Bexhill, Sussex
(c. 1811)

Medium
etching and mezzotint printed in brown ink
Measurements
17.8 × 26.2 cm (image) 20.8 × 29.2 cm (plate) 22.1 × 30.0 cm (sheet)
Catalogue/s Raisonné
Rawlinson 34 engraver's proof (a); Finberg 34 engraver's proof (a)
Edition
engraver's proof (a)
Inscription
printed in ink l.c.: Martello Towers near Bexhill
chopmark l.r.: WS (Lugt 2651: William Say)
inscribed in pencil l.r.c: CJT (in an unidentified hand)
inscribed in pencil l.l.c.: F.34 (in Harold Wright's hand)
inscribed in pencil on reverse l.c.: BM= / F.34. Engraver's proof A (ex W. Say collection) / & with initials of Charles Turner (in Harold Wright's hand)
inscribed in pencil on mount l.l.: Coll. W. Say and unidentified coll. C.J.T. (in Ursula Hoff's hand)
inscribed in pencil on mount l.c.: as fine as British Museum impression. (in Ursula Hoff's hand)
Accession Number
2167C-4
Departments
International Prints / International Prints and Drawings
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1949
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of the Joe White Bequest
Gallery location
Not on display