Joseph Mallord William Turner

Tabley House from the Moat, with the Water Tower

1808

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 108 x 185 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D07075
Turner Bequest CV 62 a

Catalogue entry

See Introduction to the sketchbook for Turner’s visit to Tabley in 1808. This sketch of the Moat, water tower and the distant Tabley House extends on to folio 71 (D07118; Turner Bequest CV 85a). For other views in this book and Turner’s inclusion of the water tower see especially note to folio 9 (D06990; Turner Bequest CV 7).

David Blayney Brown
June 2010

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