Joseph Mallord William Turner

Cassiobury: The House Seen across the Park, from the South-West, with River and Bridge

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 × 433 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02227
Turner Bequest XLVII 50

Catalogue entry

This drawing was made with the page turned horizontally. Another view of the house from the south-west is D02216 (Turner Bequest XLVII 39). For Turner’s commission for views of Cassiobury from the Earl of Essex, see under D02235 (Turner Bequest XLVII 58).
Technical notes:
This sheet is discoloured from exposure. For a proposed sequence for the leaves of the disbound Fonthill sketchbook, with this page as folio 49, see the Introduction.
Verso:
Blank

Andrew Wilton
March 2013

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