Joseph Mallord William Turner
Auckland Castle and the Deer Shelter, Bishop Auckland, across the River Gaunless 1817

Artwork details

Artist
Title
Auckland Castle and the Deer Shelter, Bishop Auckland, across the River Gaunless
From Durham, North Shore, Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CLVII
Date 1817
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 116 x 185 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D12348
Turner Bequest CLVII 23 a
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Catalogue entry

This is a brief continuation of the view of Auckland Castle from the east on folio 24 recto opposite (D12349), showing the slope south of the castle and the town beyond.

Matthew Imms
February 2010

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