Joseph Mallord William Turner

Dunbar Castle

1818

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 112 x 186 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D13617
Turner Bequest CLXVII 18 a

Catalogue entry

A view of Dunbar Castle continuing on folio 20 (D13618; CLXVII 19) from the west showing on the present page the ruins on Dunbar Castle descending into the sea with the rocky shore in the foreground. There is a similar view on folios 18 verso–19 (D13615–D13616; CLXVII 17a–18).

Thomas Ardill
February 2008

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