Joseph Mallord William TurnerRye from Winchelsea, a Windmill at Left c.1816-18

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Artist
Title
Rye from Winchelsea, a Windmill at Left
From Hastings Sketchbook
Turner Bequest CXXXIX
Date c.1816-18
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 129 x 205 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10367
Turner Bequest CXXXIX 20 a
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 20 Verso:
Rye from Winchelsea, a Windmill at Left circa 1816–18
D10367
Turner Bequest CXXXIX 20a
Pencil on white wove paper, 129 x 205 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘Ling...??’ ‘B....’ and ‘Pen’??????
Stamped in black ‘CXXXIX 20a’ bottom right
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Winchelsea and Rye are both marked on the sketch map of the South Coast inside the back cover of the sketchbook (D40834). The drawing is continued on folio 21 (D10368).

David Blayney Brown
May 2011

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