Joseph Mallord William Turner

Cowdray Castle and the Stone Bridge

1809

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Dimensions
Support: 107 x 180 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07845
Turner Bequest CXII 84 a

Catalogue entry

Turner visited Cowdray Castle at the time of his visit to Petworth in 1809 and drew it in his Petworth sketchbook (Tate D07517–D07519; Turner Bequest CIX 6–8). This much slighter sketch shows part of the west front with the bridge over the River Rother at left.

David Blayney Brown
June 2009

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