Joseph Mallord William TurnerCockermouth Castle exhibited 1810

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Artist
Title
Cockermouth Castle
Date exhibited 1810
MediumOil paint on canvas
Dimensionssupport: 605 x 900 mm frame: 902 x 1209 x 155 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by HM Government in lieu of tax and allocated to the Tate Gallery 1984. In situ at Petworth House
Reference
T03879
Not on display

Catalogue entry

108. [T03879] Cockermouth Castle Exh. 1810

TATE GALLERY AND THE NATIONAL TRUST (LORD EGREMONT COLLECTION) PETWORTH HOUSE
Canvas, 23 3/4 × 35 1/2 (60·3×90·2)

Coll. Painted for the third Earl of Egremont; by descent to the third Lord Leconfield who in 1947 conveyed Petworth to the National Trust; in 1957 the contents of the State Rooms were accepted by the Treasury in part payment of death duties.

Exh. Turner's gallery 1810 (13); S.B.A. 1834 (122); Tate Gallery 1951 (15).

Lit. Petworth Inventories 1837, 1856 (London House); Waagen 1854, iii, p. 38; Armstrong 1902, p. 220, repr. p. v; Collins Baker 1920, p. 126 no. 653; Hussey 1925, p. 975 repr.; H. F. Finberg 1951, p. 386; Finberg 1961, pp. 159, 167, 171, 350, 472 no. 153, 449 no. 457; Joll 1977, pp. 375, 376, pl. 1; Gage 1980, p. 250… (read more)

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