Joseph Mallord William Turner

Bridges and Fortifications at Calais

1824

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 78 × 118 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D19579
Turner Bequest CCXVI 14 a

Catalogue entry

This rough and swiftly rendered sketch shows a number of fortifications at Calais harbour (see also Tate D19578; Turner Bequest CCXVI 14).

Alice Rylance-Watson
February 2014

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