Joseph Mallord William Turner Dunstanburgh Castle from the South 1797–8

Artwork details

Artist
Date 1797–8
Medium Graphite, brush and ink, watercolour and gouache on paper
Dimensions Support: 263 x 335 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01113
Turner Bequest XXXVI S
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Catalogue entry

This is a study for the oil painting Dunstanborough Castle, N.E. Coast of Northumberland. Sun-Rise after a Squally Night, exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1798 (National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne).1 Another study made in connection with this work is Tate D00890 (Turner Bequest XXXIII S); see also Tate D01112 and D01114 (Turner Bequest XXXVI R, T).
1
Butlin and Joll 1984, pp.4–5 no.6, pl.4 (colour).
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
January 2013

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