British (?) School

Landscape with a Castle or Church in the Distance

View this artwork by appointment, at Tate Britain's Prints and Drawings Rooms

Artist
British (?) School None
Medium
Chalk on paper
Dimensions
Support: 71 x 85 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Purchased as part of the Oppé Collection with assistance from the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund 1996
Reference
T10683

Display caption

The deep colour of the chalk and the clarity of the line work in this drawing suggest that a hard, fabricated chalk was used. The artist has built up the image with consistent diagonal strokes sloping to the right. By using light pressure the texture of the paper has been emphasized.

Gallery label, August 2004

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