Joseph Mallord William Turner

Hampton Court, Herefordshire: The Chapel

1795

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 203 x 264 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00606
Turner Bequest XXVI 52

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

1
Wilton 1979, p.319 no.185, reproduced.

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