Joseph Mallord William Turner

Architectural Details at Winchelsea

c.1816–19

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 155 × 95 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D10528
Turner Bequest CXL 61

Catalogue entry

Turner shows three small details of features of Winchelsea’s medieval buildings; these are not precisely identifiable. For details of the Church of St Thomas the Martyr at Winchelsea see folio 67 of the sketchbook (D10526; Turner Bequest CXL 60).

David Blayney Brown
July 2011

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