Joseph Mallord William Turner

A Shepherd with Sheep and Cows near the Walls of a Ruined Castle

c.1799–1802

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Ink and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 135 x 210 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04008
Turner Bequest LXIX 14

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the page turned horizontally, this is apparently one of the series of ink studies adumbrating a view of Flint Castle; see folios 9 recto, 15 recto, 16 recto (D04003, D04009, D04010), and 114 recto (D04132; Turner Bequest LXIX 115).
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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