Joseph Mallord William Turner

St Michael’s Mount: The Northern Range of the Castle, with Marazion Beyond

1811

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Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 166 x 208 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D08916
Turner Bequest CXXV 34 a

Catalogue entry

The drawing is a slight continuation from folio 36 recto opposite (D08917; CXXV 35). It shows the harbour buildings below the north side of the island and the western arm of the harbour, with Marazion on the mainland beyond.
Technical notes:
There is some brown spotting.

Matthew Imms
February 2011

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