Joseph Mallord William Turner

Oxford: The Interior of New College Chapel, Looking through the Organ Screen towards Reynolds’s West Window

c.1798–1800

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Gouache, graphite and watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 744 x 584 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02347
Turner Bequest L F

Display caption

Turner ruled guidelines to help him with this picture, but they do not have a consistent vanishing point and so do not result from the application of a full perspective technique.

Gallery label, August 2004

Catalogue entry