J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

Joseph Mallord William Turner Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland, from the River Gaunless 1817

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Folio 21 Verso:
Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland, from the River Gaunless 1817
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Turner Bequest CLVII 21a
Pencil on white wove paper, 116 x 185 mm
 
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This riverside path through trees is a continuation of the main view of Auckland Castle across the Gaunless on folio 22 recto opposite (D12346).
Technical notes:
There is a small brown stain at the bottom left, offset between this page and folio 22 recto opposite (D12246).

Matthew Imms
February 2010

How to cite

Matthew Imms, ‘Auckland Castle, Bishop Auckland, from the River Gaunless 1817 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, February 2010, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, December 2012, http://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-auckland-castle-bishop-auckland-from-the-river-gaunless-r1139346, accessed 17 April 2014.