Joseph Mallord William Turner

Coverham Abbey and Church, Looking West

1816

Not on display
Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 125 x 200 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D11401
Turner Bequest CXLVI 21

Catalogue entry

This is the first page of a two-page drawing continued to the right on folio 22 recto (D11402). Turner sketched the same material on the same visit from a nearer viewpoint in the Yorkshire 1 sketchbook (Tate D10952; Turner Bequest CXLIV 46a).
The leaf is darkened from over-exposure.
Verso:
Blank

David Hill
January 2009

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