Joseph Mallord William Turner A Windmill by the River Ouse; Lewes Castle in the Distance c.1806–10

Artwork details

Artist
Title
A Windmill by the River Ouse; Lewes Castle in the Distance
From Herstmonceux and Pevensey Sketchbook
Turner Bequest XCI
Date c.1806–10
Medium Chalk and graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 128 x 201 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05655
Turner Bequest XCI 38
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Catalogue entry

As well as the windmill shown prominently at centre, pencil crosses in the distance to the right probably indicate two more. For Lewes in this sketchbook see note to folio 31 (D05648).
Verso:
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David Blayney Brown
March 2011

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