Joseph Mallord William Turner

Bodiam Castle, the Postern Tower in the South Wall to the Left

?1810

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 181 x 228 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10224
Turner Bequest CXXXVII 11 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted.
For Bodiam Castle in this sketchbook, see notes to folio 7 verso (D10214; Turner Bequest CXXXVII 6a). As Finberg observed, this view is continued to the right on folio 11 verso (D10222; Turner Bequest CXXXVII 10a).

David Blayney Brown
March 2011

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