Joseph Mallord William TurnerHeysham Lodge 1816

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Artist
Title
Heysham Lodge
From Yorkshire 4 Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CXLVII
Date 1816
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 125 x 206 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D11508
Turner Bequest CXLVII 40
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 40 Recto:
Heysham Lodge 1816
D11508
Turner Bequest CXLVII 40
Pencil on white wove paper, 125 x 206 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Haysham’
Inscribed by ?John Ruskin in blue ink ‘279’ bottom right and ‘40’ top right
Stamped in black ‘CXLVII 40’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This quick note of Heysham Lodge forms the continuation to the left of the double-spread running from the verso to folio 41 recto (D11509–D11510; Turner Bequest CXLVII 40a–41). In addition, a few pencil lines are carried over from the sketch of Whitbarrow Scar on folio 39 verso opposite (D11507; see catalogue notes).

David Hill
February 2009

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