Joseph Mallord William Turner

Norham Castle: Colour Study

1797–8

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 542 x 748 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02344
Turner Bequest L C

Catalogue entry

Like Tate D02343 (Turner Bequest L B), this is a study for a finished watercolour that exists in two versions, in a private collection)1 and at The Higgins Bedford.2
1
Andrew Wilton, J.M.W. Turner: His Life and Work, Fribourg 1979, p.324 no.225.
2
Ibid., pp.324–5 no.226.
Technical notes:
The sheet is rubbed and dirty.
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
January 2013

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