Joseph Mallord William Turner

Mortham Tower, near Rokeby

1816

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 125 x 206 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D11481
Turner Bequest CXLVII 25 a

Catalogue entry

This very hasty sketch of Mortham Tower near Rokeby is taken from a viewpoint further left than the sketch on the recto (D11480). It includes a detail of part of Rokeby Hall to the right.

David Hill
February 2009

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