Joseph Mallord William Turner

Hereford Cathedral: The North Porch

1795

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 264 x 203 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00602
Turner Bequest XXVI 48

Catalogue entry

The porch was erected in a geometrical Perpendicular style by Bishop Booth in 1519, extending an earlier structure, integral with the body of the cathedral, of about 1300.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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