Joseph Mallord William Turner

Distant View of Pevensey Castle from the South

c.1806–10

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Chalk and graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 128 x 201 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D05638
Turner Bequest XCI 21

Catalogue entry

This view is from the same angle as those on folios 19 and 20 of the sketchbook (D06536, D06537) but from further away. St Nicholas’s Church, Westham can be seen on the left. For Pevensey Castle in this sketchbook see notes to folio 13 (D05630).
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David Blayney Brown
March 2011

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