Joseph Mallord William Turner

Llanthony Abbey: The Ruins of the Central Tower

1792

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 279 x 216 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00136
Turner Bequest XII G

Catalogue entry

Other drawings of Llanthony made on this tour are Tate D00135 (Turner Bequest XII F), and the verso of the present sheet (D40036). Turner’s ‘Laneyanl Creekcornel’ refers to Llanvihangel Crucorney, a village near Llanthony.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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