Joseph Mallord William TurnerOxford: The Clarendon Building, Sheldonian Theatre and Schools Tower from Broad Street 1802-3

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Artist
Title
Oxford: The Clarendon Building, Sheldonian Theatre and Schools Tower from Broad Street
From Rhine, Strassburg and Oxford Sketchbook
Turner Bequest LXXVII
Date 1802-3
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 154 x 240 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D04763
Turner Bequest LXXVII 25
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 25 Recto:
Oxford: The Clarendon Building, Sheldonian Theatre and Schools Tower from Broad Street 1802–3
D04763
Turner Bequest LXXVII 25
Pencil on white wove paper, 154 x 240 mm
Stamped in black ‘LXXVII – 25’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
For Turner’s Oxford views in this sketchbook, apparently following a walk round the city beginning on Magdalen Bridge, see the Introduction to this sketchbook.
Verso:
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David Blayney Brown
March 2004

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