Joseph Mallord William Turner

Cassiobury: The East Front of the House Seen from the North-East

1807

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 330 x 433 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02215
Turner Bequest XLVII 38

Catalogue entry

This drawing was made with the page turned horizontally. The subject is continued to the right on D02219 (Turner Bequest XLVII 42). For Turner’s commission for views of Cassiobury from the Earl of Essex see D02235 (Turner Bequest XLVII 58).
Technical notes:
For a proposed sequence for the leaves of the disbound Fonthill sketchbook, with this page as folio 55, see the Introduction.
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

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