Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Dover Castle and Cliffs

1845

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 111 x 86 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D35668
Turner Bequest CCCLXI 100 a

Catalogue entry

With the page turned vertically, there are two swift studies of what may be Dover Castle above the Channel cliffs. For other views of Dover on adjacent pages, see under folio 20 verso (D35523).

Matthew Imms
September 2016

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