Joseph Mallord William Turner

Cobham Hall

c.1805–9

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 115 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06484
Turner Bequest XCIX 71 a

Catalogue entry

Drawn with the sketchbook inverted, and continued on folio 76 recto (D06485; Turner Bequest XCIX 72) this is one of a group of views of or near Cobham Hall, Kent, in this sketchbook; others are folios 82 verso, 83 verso and 84 verso (D06496, D06498, D064500). Seen here is the end of the Elizabethan north wing with its twin towers.

David Blayney Brown
March 2009

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