Joseph Mallord William Turner

Canterbury: The Gatehouse of St Augustine’s Monastery

1794

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 278 x 210 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01110
Turner Bequest XXXVI P

Catalogue entry

See Tate D00157 (Turner Bequest XV A), another Canterbury view on a similar sheet of paper. Finberg mistakenly placed this sheet with subjects related to Turner’s North of England tour of 1797.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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