Joseph Mallord William Turner

Windsor Castle from the North-West

?1792

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 217 x 271 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D00118
Turner Bequest VIII D

Catalogue entry

Turner was to choose a view from the same point for the plate of Windsor, Berkshire in the Picturesque Views in England and Wales (Lloyd Bequest, British Museum, London).1
There is a sketch on the verso (D40222).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

1
Andrew Wilton, J.M.W. Turner: His Life and Work, Fribourg 1979, p.397 no.829, reproduced.

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