Joseph Mallord William Turner

Egremont Castle, Bridge and Houses from the River Ehen

1809

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 116 x 185 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07570
Turner Bequest CX 29

Catalogue entry

For Egremont Castle and views in this sketchbook see Introduction and note to folio 26 (D07567). A closer view of the castle from the same approach is on folio 30 (D07571). Turner made a more finished version of the present view in his Petworth sketchbook (Tate D07528; Turner Bequest CIX 16).
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
August 2009

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