Joseph Mallord William Turner

Doune Castle from the South-East

1834

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 113 x 190 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D26359
Turner Bequest CCLXIX 53

Catalogue entry

Doune Castle is seen here from the south-east with the River Teith in the foreground. This is Turner’s second sketch of the castle in a sequence of views that he made from all points of the compass; see folio 52 verso (D263578) for further details and references.

Thomas Ardill
November 2010

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