Joseph Mallord William Turner

Coastal Road, with Gateway

1819

Not on display

Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 189 × 113 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D16038
Turner Bequest CLXXXVI 65 a

Catalogue entry

Despite Turner’s inscription, the location of this sketch remains unidentified. It appears to depict a gateway of two cylindrical towers at the foot of a hill with a bay with boats on the left.

Nicola Moorby
July 2010

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