Joseph Mallord William TurnerGuildford: The Castle from the River Wey ?1793

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Artist
Title
Guildford: The Castle from the River Wey
Date ?1793
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 215 x 274 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00126
Turner Bequest XI A
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Guildford: The Castle from the River Wey ?1793
D00126
Turner Bequest XI A
Pencil on white wove paper, 215 x 274 mm
Stamped in black ‘XI A’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is related to the subject engraved for the Pocket Print Magazine, 1795,1 but differing from it in several respects.
There is a drawing on the verso (D40225).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

1
Andrew Wilton, J.M.W. Turner: His Life and Work, Fribourg 1979, p.312 no.114.

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