Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Ruined Castle Overlooking a River

1798

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 135 x 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01553
Turner Bequest XL 54

Catalogue entry

This drawing continues on folio 55 verso opposite (D01552; Turner Bequest XL 53a), under which the subject is discussed.
Technical notes:
There are watercolour splashes at the outer edge.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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