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[from] Picturesque Views in England and Wales pub.1827–38 [T04503-T04612; T05081-T05104; T05873; complete]
Twenty-four line-engravings, by various engravers and in various states, comprising twenty-four subjects out of a total of ninety-six (see also T04503-T04612 above); various papers and sizes; some annotated in pencil with initials of unidentified collector ‘FHB’
Purchased (Grant-in-Aid) 1988
Prov: ...; N.W. Lott and H.J. Gerrish Ltd, from whom bt by Tate Gallery (earlier provenance given in individual entries where known)
Lit: As for T04503-T04612
For the publishing history of this series, see under T04503-T04612.
T05084 Alnwick Castle, Northumberland engr. J.T. Willmore, pub.1830
Line-engraving 166 × 243 (6 9/16 × 9 9/16) on India paper laid on wove paper 440 × 613 (17 5/16 × 24 1/8); plate-mark 255 × 316 (10 1/16 × 12 7/16)
Engraved inscriptions: 'Engrav,,d by J.T. Willmore from a Drawing by J.M.W. Turner. R.A.’ below image at centre; Turner studio blind stamp
Prov: As for T05083
Lit: Rawlinson I 1908, no.242, first published state
Published in part IX, no.2. Original watercolour: Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide (Shanes 1979, no.32, repr. in col.; Wilton 1979, no.818).
Tate Gallery: Illustrated Catalogue of Acquisitions 1986-88, London 1996