Joseph Mallord William Turner

Conwy: The Castle from the West

1798

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 229 x 332 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01307
Turner Bequest XXXVIII 53

Catalogue entry

The viewpoint is similar to that of folio 80 recto (D01303; Turner Bequest XXXVIII 50), though closer under the walls of the castle. Other views of Conwy in this book are on the rectos of folios 80–84 and 86 (D01303–D01306, D01336, D01308; Turner Bequest XXXVIII 50, 50a, 51, 52, 82, 54).
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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