Joseph Mallord William Turner

Bodiam Castle; the Barbican and North-West Tower

c.1806–10

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 128 x 201 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05691
Turner Bequest XCI 74

Catalogue entry

For Bodiam Castle in this sketchbook see notes to folio 67 (D05684). This sketch is taken from rising, wooded ground to the west of the castle. The Barbican guarding the bridge to the castle from the north bank of the moat is seen at centre.
The leaf is stained.
Verso:
Blank

David Blayney Brown
March 2011

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