Joseph Mallord William TurnerThe North-West Front of Cassiobury Park, from across Fields 1807

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Artist
Title
The North-West Front of Cassiobury Park, from across Fields
From River Sketchbook
Turner Bequest XCVI
Date 1807
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 92 x 163 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06043
Turner Bequest XCVI 62
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 63 Recto:
The North-West Front of Cassiobury Park, from across Fields 1807
D06043
Turner Bequest XCVI 62
Pencil on white laid paper, 92 x 163 mm
Inscribed by John Ruskin in red ink ‘62’ top left, inverted
Stamped in black ‘XCVI 62’ top left, inverted
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Not noticed by Finberg, this (drawn with the sketchbook inverted) is a slight continuation of the subject on folio 62 verso (D06042), for which see catalogue entry.

David Blayney Brown
October 2006

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