Joseph Mallord William Turner?Whittington, Shropshire: The Castle Gatehouse and Church 1794

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Artist
Title
?Whittington, Shropshire: The Castle Gatehouse and Church
Date 1794
MediumGraphite on paper
Dimensionssupport: 138 x 214 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00378
Turner Bequest XXIII D
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Catalogue entry

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
?Whittington, Shropshire: The Castle Gatehouse and Church 1794
D00378
Turner Bequest XXIII D
Pencil on white wove paper, 138 x 214 mm
Inscribed by Turner in pencil ‘B’, ‘B’, ‘P’ within drawing
Inscribed in red ink ‘XXIII.D’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘XXIII – D’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is another view of the building shown in Tate D00377 (Turner Bequest XXIII C), which originally formed part of the same sheet.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

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