Joseph Mallord William TurnerDunstanborough Castle c.1798

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Artist
Title
Dunstanborough Castle
Date c.1798
MediumOil paint on canvas
Dimensionssupport: 470 x 690 mm
Collection
Collection of the Dunedin Public Art Gallery. Purchased 1931 with funds from the Dunedin Public Art Gallery Society.
Turner Worldwide
Reference
TW0953
Butlin & Joll 32

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Provenance:
Sims; A Andrews; Messrs Dowdeswell; A G Temple; when Agnew 1899; whence E F Milliken New York for £1,320 in 1900; Anon (Milliken) sales Christie’s 03/05/1902 lot 43 (820 guineas) and 23/05/1903 lot 79 (600 guineas), bought in on both occasions; Mrs C M de Graff; whence Meatyard for 30gns through Christie’s 21/02/1930 lot 75; whence Leggatt Bros; whence Dunedin Public Art Gallery for £350.00 (Robert Hay Fund), London, 1931.

Exhibition:
The Guildhall, London, (collection of Mr Milliken) 1899 (2).
“Old Master Paintings from the Private and Public Collections of New Zealand”, 14 May to 14 June 1959, Auckland City Art Gallery, Auckland, no. 14.
“South Canterbury Art Loan Exhibition”, Timaru, November 1961, 4 (as ‘Old Dunstanborough Castle’)… (read more)

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