Joseph Mallord William Turner

Details of Gothic Architecture at Eton or Windsor

c.1816–19

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 155 x 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D40868

Catalogue entry

The sketches here include one of part of a fan-vaulted roof, probably in Eton College Chapel or St George’s Chapel, Windsor; see also folio 1 and verso of the sketchbook (D10410, D01411).
Charles Turner was an Executor of the Turner Bequest; his endorsement is on folio 3 (D10414). See also Introduction to the sketchbook.

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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