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

Joseph Mallord William Turner Guildford: The Castle from the River Wey ?1793

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Guildford: The Castle from the River Wey ?1793
D00126
Turner Bequest XI A
Pencil on white wove paper, 215 x 274 mm
Stamped in black ‘XI A’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
This is related to the subject engraved for the Pocket Print Magazine, 1795,1 but differing from it in several respects.
There is a drawing on the verso (D40225).

Andrew Wilton
April 2012

1
Andrew Wilton, J.M.W. Turner: His Life and Work, Fribourg 1979, p.312 no.114.

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Guildford: The Castle from the River Wey ?1793 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, April 2012, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, December 2012, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-guildford-the-castle-from-the-river-wey-r1141324, accessed 26 October 2014.