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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 114 x 187 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D25843
Turner Bequest CCLXVI 42

Catalogue entry

With the sketchbook inverted is a sketch of Carlisle from along the River Eden to the west. Eden Bridge, Carlisle Castle and the Cathedral are all depicted faintly in the background.
See folio 39 verso (D25838) for references to other sketches of Carlisle.

Thomas Ardill
September 2009

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