Joseph Mallord William Turner

Battle Abbey; the Gatehouse and the Pilgrim’s Rest

c.1816–18

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 129 x 205 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10384
Turner Bequest CXXXIX 29 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted and continued slightly on folio 30 (D10385). This view is taken from the left of the gatehouse with the structure seen at an angle. There is a frontal view of the gatehouse on folio 28 (D10381).
For Battle Abbey in this sketchbook see notes to folio 28 (D10381).

David Blayney Brown
May 2011

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