Joseph Mallord William Turner Hampton Court, Herefordshire: The Chapel 1795

Artwork details

Hampton Court, Herefordshire: The Chapel
From South Wales Sketchbook
Turner Bequest XXVI
Date 1795
Medium Graphite on paper
Dimensions Support: 203 x 264 mm
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Turner Bequest XXVI 52
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Catalogue entry

This is the basis for a watercolour executed for Viscount Malden (Whitworth Art Gallery, Manchester),1 mentioned on the list of ‘Order’d Drawings’ near the beginning of this sketchbook (D40557) as ‘Chaple’. See folios 48 recto, 49 recto, 50 recto and 52 recto (D00603, D00604, D00605, D00607; Turner Bequest XXVI 49, 50, 51, 53) for further drawings made at Hampton Court.
The drawing was made with the page turned horizontally.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

Wilton 1979, p.319 no.185, reproduced.

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