Joseph Mallord William Turner

Durham: The Castle Seen from the Opposite Bank of the River

1801

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 162 × 112 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D02491
Turner Bequest LIII 19 a

Catalogue entry

The subject is continued on folio 20 recto opposite (D02492). The viewpoint here is further upstream than that of folios 17 verso–18 recto and 18 verso–19 recto (D02487–D02490). For other views of Durham in this sketchbook, see under folio 15 verso (D02483).

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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