Joseph Mallord William Turner Cassiobury: The East Front of the House Seen from the North-East 1807

Artwork details

Artist
Title
Cassiobury: The East Front of the House Seen from the North-East
From Fonthill Sketchbook
Turner Bequest XLVII
Date 1807
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 330 x 433 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02215
Turner Bequest XLVII 38
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Catalogue entry

This drawing was made with the page turned horizontally. The subject is continued to the right on D02219 (Turner Bequest XLVII 42). For Turner’s commission for views of Cassiobury from the Earl of Essex see D02235 (Turner Bequest XLVII 58).
Technical notes:
For a proposed sequence for the leaves of the disbound Fonthill sketchbook, with this page as folio 55, see the Introduction.
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

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