Joseph Mallord William Turner

Aberystwyth: The Town and Castle Seen from the North

1798

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

View by appointment
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 135 x 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01558
Turner Bequest XL 56 a

Catalogue entry

The subject is continued on folio 59 recto opposite (D01559; Turner Bequest XL 57). Other views of Aberystwyth are on folios 24 verso–25 recto, 42 verso, 43 verso–44 recto and 69 verso–70 recto (D01500–D01501, D01531, D01533–D01534, D01577–D01578; Turner Bequest XL 22a–23, 40a, 41a–42, 67a–68).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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